Our Faculty & Staff

Congratulations on being selected for the 2018 Study of the United States Institute (SUSI) on Women's Leadership sponsored by the Study of the U.S. Branch at the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State. We look forward to meeting you in late June.

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Dr. Vivette Beuster

Associate Dean of Extended Learning

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Dr. Barry Bannister

Director, International Development

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Dr. Michelle Marshman

Faculty, Women's Studies

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Dr. Bruce Haulman

Faculty, History

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Kate Katims

Faculty, Speech Communication

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Rebeka Ferreira

Faculty, Philosophy

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Megan Swanson

Manager, Extended Learning Program

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Edith Bannister


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Dr. Andaiye Qaasim

International Student Advisor

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Cyndi Rapier

Housing Director

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Cindy Card

Staff Coordination

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Tawnya McClavey

Manager, International Visitors Program

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Oksana Kynaz


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The Study of the United States Institute (SUSI) on Women's Leadership is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). ECA’s mission is "to foster mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries to promote friendly and peaceful relations.

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Contact Us

SUSI Program Director

Dr. Vivette Beuster
+1 (253) 288-3343 (office phone at college)
+1 (253) 326-1989 (cell phone)

Institute participants may receive mail at the following address:

Megan Swanson
c/o International Programs and Extended Learning
Green River College
12401 SE 320th Street
Auburn, WA 98092 USA

This is a program of the U.S. Department of State, administered by Green River College.