Advisory Board

* Denotes former students of Ms. Roraback who now live and work in the U.S.


Our Advisory Board includes professionals with expertise in university teaching and administration, U.S. immigration law, government, business, international philanthropy and ESL. We regularly leverage their expertise and professional networks.

Nancy Barbieri
Senior ESL Lecturer and past Director of the ESL Program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM)
M.A. in English and Linguistics, UWM
B.A. in English Literature, Marquette University

Hong Cheng *
Investment Analyst, Morningstar Investment Services
Current MBA student, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business

Judith Green
Executive Director, Office for International Programs & Services, George Mason University
Previous Positions Include:
Senior Director for Member Relations and Resources, NAFSA: Association of International Educators
Director, International Services Office at The George Washington University and Duke University, Fuqua School of Business
University of Massachusetts, B.A. in English

Jeffrey Hreben
Admissions Officer, University of Chicago
University of Pennsylvania
Wharton School of Business, Master’s Degree

Jane Kalista
International Education Consultant- Africa
UNESCO, Paris, France
Harvard University, Master’s Degree
Boston College, Bachelor’s Degree

Dr. John McCarthy
Professor, Loyola University-Chicago
Ph.D.in Theology, University of Chicago

Emilio Fanlong Meng *
Tax Consultant, Deloitte
M.S. in Accountancy, DePaul University
B.A.. in English and Spanish, University of Wisconsin-Madison

June Poon
Student Visa Expert and Government Compliance Officer, DePaul University
B.A. in International Relations, the University of Chicago

Scott Speegle
Midwest Director of Operations, Obama for America 2012
Senior Staff Member, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy
(U.S. Immigration Law Firm)
Director of the International Student and Faculty Office, Northwestern University

Mr. Robert White
Principal Immigration Attorney at Masuda Funai, Eifert & Mitchell, LTD
Juris Doctor, IIT-Chicago-Kent College of Law
B.A. in Government, with honors, University of Notre Dame