Staff

Dr. Joy Stevenson
Director, International Affairs
stevensonjoy@umkc.edu

Mary Parsons
Associate Director
Primary Designated School Official
parsonsml@umkc.edu

ADMISSIONS & RECRUITMENT

Alison Eaton
Coordinator of Admissions, Alternate Responsible Officer and DSO
eatona@umkc.edu

Michael Driskell
Senior Enrollment Advisor, DSO, and Ambassador Co-Advisor
driskellm@umkc.edu

Dustin Dye
Senior Enrollment Advisor and DSO
dyedk@umkc.edu

Tom Lindsey
Senior Enrollment Advisor and DSO
lindseytc@umkc.edu

Julie Myer
Senior Enrollment Advisor and DSO, School of Computing and Engineering, and Ambassador Co-Advisor
myerj@umkc.edu

Hadeir Shahin
Senior Enrollment Advisor and DSO, and Ambassador Co-Advisor
shahinh@umkc.edu

Alex Spenner
Senior Enrollment Advisor, Sponsored Student Officer, and DSO
spenneral@umkc.edu

ADVISING

Katie Sylvester
International Student Advising Coordinator, Responsible Officer and DSO
sylvesterk@umkc.edu

Joyce Ward
International Student Advisor, DSO, and Alternate Responsible Officer
wardjc@umkc.edu

OFFICE SUPPORT

Jonathan Young
Office Assistant IV
youngjm@umkc.edu

Mara Gee
Administrative Associate
geem@umkc.edu

STUDENT ASSISTANTS

Khurshed Akabirov
Uzbekistan

Betelhem Akalate
Ethiopia

Ricardo Aristiguieta
Venezuela

Victor Diaz
Colombia

Anisha Ghimire
Nepal

Gabby Hill
United States

Stephanie Ho
Vietnam

Omar Ibrahim
Egypt

Sofia Martinez Cappello
Venezuela

Lekia Zegenee
United States