Kristin Southard joined FSI in January 2017 as their Recruitment, Career Services, and Alumni Affairs Manager for the Ford Dorsey Masters Program in International Policy Studies. Kristin comes from the Foundation for International Education: FIE where she was the Academic and Experiential Education Coordinator and helped place international undergraduate students into internship opportunities in the London area. Previously, she worked at AFS-USA Intercultural Programs where she served as regional manager for volunteer affairs and program delivery for study abroad programs in the San Francisco Bay Area, overseeing workshops, training opportunities and community-building events. Kristin holds an MA in International Relations from Goldsmiths, University of London and a BA in Global Studies and a BA in Italian Studies, both from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She enjoys hiking, traveling around the world, and finding new books to get lost in.