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Career Mentors

As an international scholar, you will meet regularly with an experienced mentor who has worked with the State Department, or been an executive with an international company, or a non-governmental organization official. 

Mentors will use the experiences they had while living and working all around the world to guide you as you develop wide-ranging and international perspectives, and ultimately help you be whoever you want to be.

Our mentors include:

  • Allan Anderson
    Former principal, Edward Jones, UK
  • Nella Barkley
    Founder Crystal-Barkley Corp., international career coaching company
  • John Culhane
    Former General Counsel, Coca-Cola Greater Europe
  • Doug Hazelton
    Former V.P., MBNA/Bank of America, London
  • Arthur Heath
    Corporate attorney and expert on Russian commercial law
  • Hon. Deborah James
    E.V.P., Communications and Government Affairs, SAIC
  • Victoria Middleton
    Former Senior Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State
  • Hon. Ronald Scheman
    Former Director General of the Inter-American Agency for Cooperation and Development
  • William Semmes
    Senior Advisor Lancea Prartners, Europe
  • Joel Smith
    Dean Emeritus, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina
  • Albert Thibault
    Former Deputy Chief of Mission for India, U.S. Department of State
  • Jeffery Weingarten
    Chairman, Grosvenor Fund, London and retired Managaing Director Goldman Sachs