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Our Mission

To offer students transformational experiences and skills to excel as leaders in the world community through quality education that promotes a sustaining awareness to diversity, equity, and global engagement.

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Our Vision

To make the world a better place, one student at a time.

We Are Here to Help

The Global Education staff and the Community Colleges of Spokane staff are here to help you have a great experience during your time studying in the United States. We know you may have a lot of questions before you apply, as you plan your move to Spokane and while you are studying here. If you have questions, email us at

Global Education Offices – Your Home Base

In-person assistance may be limited however, so please contact us at (509) 533-8885 or for more information or an appointment. 

Spokane Community College

Majda Ritchie, DSO
Global Education Manager
Building 6, Lair, CID, Office 115G

Alyona Ryan, DSO
Admissions Specialist
Building 6, Lair, CID, Office 115K

Spokane Falls Community College

Amber McKenzie, PDSO
Assistant Dean of Global Education & Strategic Partnerships
Building 17, SUB, Room 106

Carolin Gipple, DSO
Retention Specialist
Building 17, SUB, Room 105

Amy Cosgrove
Homestay Coordinator
Building 17, SUB, Room 106

Spokane Falls, Pullman Campus

Mateja LonĨar, DSO
Curriculum Advisor
185 Veterans Way, Pullman, WA 99164