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Education Abroad Staff


Sally Gillman, Ph.D.

Education Abroad Director
(605) 688-6094

Since 2011, Sally has been overseeing all outgoing education abroad/exchange programs, all incoming exchange programs and supporting faculty as they develop classes to be taught in international locations for Winter Break, Spring Break and the Summer.  Sally taught in the Counseling and Human Development Department from 2003-2012.  She holds a B.S. Biochemical Science from the University of Vermont and both M.S and Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.


Briana Litz, M.Ed.

Education Abroad Advisor

Briana was born and raised in South Dakota and graduated from South Dakota State University with a B.S. in History and M.Ed. specializing in Student Affairs. She started working for the Office of International Affairs in 2013 as a graduate assistant and transitioned to the role of Education Abroad Advisor in 2014. Briana participated in a two week faculty-led program through Kent State University during her graduate program. This program focused on the Design and Delivery of Study Abroad: While Studying Abroad in Ireland and Italy. During the summer of 2016, Briana had the opportunity to work at the CIEE Global Institute in Berlin for a month and participate in a 4-week intensive German language program. Her favorite country to travel to is Iceland.