Sean has a Master’s degree in Student Affairs Administration, and Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education/Geography, both from Michigan State University. During his undergraduate career, Sean participated in three study abroad programs, travelling to Greece, the Dominican Republic, and Dubai, UAE. After completing his year of student teaching at an international school in Dubai, Sean continued to live and work there for another two years as an elementary school teacher. His experiences living and working abroad solidified his passion for and commitment to international education. Sean has been working at NC State in the Education Abroad field since 2013. Prior to his current role as Senior Assistant Director, he primarily served as the Assistant Director of NC State Prague.