MEET THE STAFF

Who are we?

ISS has a mission to contribute to the successful experience of all international students studying at the University of Wisconsin-Madison by providing vital services and programs. We also work to advance the internationalization of campus and community by providing dynamic leadership and resources.

If you’re looking for your advisor, you can find your ISS advisor through our chart.

International Leadership Team

Samantha McCabe (she/her/hers)

Position title: Director

Sam has traveled to many different countries, including South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Peru, Mexico, Honduras, the Bahamas, Canada, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Thailand. She also lived for a time in Spain, Namibia, and Brazil. …

Colleen Hutchinson (she/her/hers)

Position title: Interim Assistant Director

Originally from upstate New York, Colleen’s travels have taken her to Canada, Mozambique, Brazil, Jamaica, The Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Iceland, the UK, Hungary, France, Germany, and Ireland – where she completed her master’s degree. Her…

Melissa Murray Baltus (she/her/hers)

Position title: Interim Assistant Director

Melissa serves as an International Student Advisor and International Reach Program Coordinator.  Originally from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, her travels have taken her to Canada, Ireland, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Ukraine, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, and the…

International Student Services Professional Staff

Preamtip Satasuk (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Advisor

Sabrine Ali (she/her/hers)

Position title: BRIDGE Coordinator and Documentation Services Coordinator

Stacy Woodward (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Advisor

Helen Halt (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Advisor

Amy Moniot (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Advisor

Dilyn Riesterer (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Advisor

Kathleen Finnegan (she/her/hers)

Position title: Program Coordinator

Mina House (she/her/hers)

Position title: Peer Advising Coordinator

Yuriko Sato (she/her/hers)

Position title: International Student Services Assistant

ISS Technical Support Staff

Cameron Millard (he/him/his)

Position title: Information Systems Network Support Technician Senior

Terra Dotta (they/them)

Position title: UW International Student & Scholar Portal

Jacquie Bormett (she/her/hers)

Position title: University Service Associate

ISS Student Staff

Soko Cheng (she/her/hers)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Eric Delgado (he/him/his)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Abigail Lewis (she/her/hers)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Nef (Naifu) Jin (he/him/his)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Nadia Aikebaier (she/her/hers)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Chris (Wai Hlaing) Bwar (he/him/his)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Mandy Moe Pwint Tu (she/her/hers)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Jim (Jimfong) Chu (he/him/his)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Samhitha Reddy (she/her/hers)

Position title: ISS Peer Advisor

Jenny (Yinzhu) Hong (she/her/hers)

Position title: Engagement Assistant

Email: issprograms@studentlife.wisc.edu

Sarah Woller(she/her/hers)

Position title: Global Higher Education Practicum Student