Title: Assistant Director of International Recruitment & Admissions
Specialty: International Students
Hometown: Riga, captial of Latvia
Languages spoken: Russian (mother tongue), English, & Latvian - I have also been exploring Spanish and Arabic in my spare time.
Loves: Reading, traveling to places known and new, spending time in nature, and bringing people together through cooking
Personal Statement: I first came to the United States as an Au Pair through a cultural exchange program, and, as the result of much hard work and study, I created a new home in Ocean County, NJ.
I am passionate about cross-cultural communication and intercultural exchange and strive to develop an environment of inclusion and respect, where each student sees their own value, has a deeper understanding of oneself, and can recognize their unique place in, and contribution to, the local and global community.