Duke Global Education Office for Undergraduates

Smith Warehouse
Bay 6, 2nd Floor
114 S. Buchanan Blvd.
Box 90057
Durham, NC 27708-0057


Tel: 919-684-2174
Fax: 919-684-3083

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST


We are international education professionals dedicated to the advancement of global learning.

The GEO team works to provide high quality global education programs and a strong support system for students throughout the study away experience. We share a common enthusiasm for connecting students with study away programs that stimulate self-awareness, academic growth, and intercultural engagement.


Amanda Kelso, Ed.D.

GEO Executive Director/Asst. Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

Soraya Campbell

GEO Asst. Director & Regional Manager

Susan Pratt

GEO Asst. Director & Regional Manager

Amy Bowes

(JAN 2019) GEO Asst. Director & Regional Manager


To schedule an appointment with a GEO advisor, please make an appointment through our online system. Learn more

Carolyn Covalt

GEO Program Coordinator / Advisor

Abigail Grubbs

GEO Program Coordinator / Advisor

Alayne Wood

GEO Program Coordinator / Advisor


Hayley Broadhead

Academic Internship & Research Coordinator

Dee Carbuccia

GEO Staff Assistant for Programs

Valerie Cullen

GEO Academic & Enrollment Services Manager

Douglas Huey

GEO Staff Assistant for Programs

Deborah Kearney

GEO Staff Assistant for Administration

Shawn Lenker

GEO Health, Safety & Security Officer

Cathy Penny

GEO Staff Assistant for Administration

Jill Powell

GEO Director of Communications

Joy Searles

GEO Senior Staff Assistant for Programs


The Finance and Administration for Global and Civic Engagement team provides shared business office support service for GEO, DukeEngage, and the Office of Civic Engagement.

Annie Kao

Director, Finance & Administration for Global & Civic Education

Heidi Halstead

GEO Business Manager

Zhanat Alma Burch

Associate Director

Pamela Groves

Business Manager I

Sherri Gerringer

Staff Specialist–Finance

Briana Edwards

Staff Specialist–Finance