Center for International Services & Programs

Meet the Staff - Education Abroad

The staff of the Education Abroad Office regularly meet with students in-person for advising appointments. Please schedule your 30-minute advising appointment though our calendar or by calling the office. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Evening appointments may be arranged. 216-687-3910

Julie Good :: Manager of Education Abroad

Julie received her B.A. in French from the College of Wooster and a Master's in Education from the University of Akron . In high school she participated in the Rotary International Youth Exchange program in Rodez, France. As an undergraduate, Julie spent her junior year abroad in Québec City, Canada. After graduation she taught English in Nîmes, France, as part of the French Ministry of Education's language assistant program. Julie has worked at Cleveland State since September 2007. As Manager of Education Abroad Programs, Julie works on the administration of all aspects of Education Abroad programming at CSU. Her primary responsibilities include advising students, development of policies and procedures, and Education Abroad staff management. In addition, she oversees incoming and outgoing exchange students through CSU's international relationships and the National Student Exchange Program.

Mary Protzman : Graduate Assistant

Mary is the graduate assistant of Education abroad where she works to introduce students to studying abroad as a part of their college experience. Mary graduate from Cleveland State University in Spring 2014 where she received her B.A. in International Relations. Mary has traveled to Brussels, Belgium as a part of a Youth Model NATO simulation in which she represented Cleveland State University, in addition to studying abroad in Rouen, France. Mary is currently working towards the completion of her Masters in Labor Relations & Human Resources.


Ashlynn Rotta : Student Assistant

Ashlynn is the student assistant of Education Abroad where she helps to promote the benefits and various programs of study abroad to students at Cleveland State. In high school Ashlynn traveled to Merida, Mexico where she spent a few months doing a language immersion program. In the summer of 2014, Ashlynn traveled to San Jose, Costa Rica on a faculty led program through Cleveland State University. Ashlynn is currently working on her undergraduate degree in Spanish.