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AMIS Board of Directors

Amy Speas, AMIS President, Senior Relationship Manager Empower

Karen Reynolds, AMIS Vice-President, North Avenue Presbyterian Church 

Patricia Hibbard, AMIS Secretary, Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church

Robert Taylor IV, AMIS Treasurer, Northside Kiwanis, Northside Kiwanis Club

Zebekiah Bortner, Asst treasure, Senior Tax Manager RFA Management

Mitch Costley, North Avenue Presbyterian Church

John Hibbard, Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church

Wendy Kohn, Realtor, Wyndt Realty

Kirk Keene,  Galleria/NW Kiwanis Club

Petar Ivusic, AMIS Program Coordinator 

Andra Martin, Ebenezer Baptist Church

Nikki Regis, Ebenezer Baptist Church

Mesha Marie Ward, CEO LeClass Events LLC

Rev. Irene Wong, AMIS Executive Director

Academic Advisory Board

Marisa Atencio, Ed.D. (Chair)

Assistant Dean and Director of Global Education

Oglethorpe University

 

Veronique Barnes        

Associate Director, ISSS

Georgia State University

 

Christian Gallie

Intensive English Program,

Georgia State University

Kathryn Gaylord-Miles

Director, ISSS

Kennesaw State University

 

Peter W.M. Karanja

Vice President of Operations

Beulah Heights University

 

Kate Kirk                      

Assistant Director, ISSS

Georgia Tech

Khalfani Lawson

Office of Student Affairs & Community Life
Columbia Theological Seminary

 

Sandra McQueen

Past-President

GA Association of Fulbright Scholars

Adria Motiwalla           

Student Support Coordinator, Language Institute

Georgia Tech

 

Jody Pritt                     

Director, ISSS

Georgia State University

 

Wafia Sayf

International Student and Study Aboard Advisor

Agnes Scott College

 

Kirsten Schaetzel, Ph.D.

English Language Specialist

Emory University School of Law

For more information about AMIS Atlanta's Board of Directors and Academic Advisory Board, view our most recent Annual Report.

Over 200 volunteers and donors of diverse faith backgrounds make our ministry a welcomed gift to international students and scholars. Our volunteers are blessed in return by the richness of international friendship.