Mindy has over 6 years of experience creating and managing complex events and programs for students and scholars in not-for-profit and university settings. Before joining Texas Global she worked at the Institute of International Education in Washington, DC as a Program Officer for the Fulbright Visiting Junior Scholar Program for Iraq and Libya. Mindy then made her way to Austin to work as the Assistant Director & NFTY Texas and Oklahoma Regional Director at URJ Greene Family Camp. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Middle Eastern Studies from The George Washington University Elliot School of International Affairs in Washington DC.
She enjoys yoga and hiking or long walks in Austin parks with her husband Dan and their 4 year-old lab-mix Tux. She loves to cook and is always up for swapping great recipes! She been trained in challenge course and group dynamics facilitation, so if you ever need a good team building activity or ice breaker question, she is your girl! She has studied abroad in Haifa, Israel and traveled to Egypt, Turkey, Spain and Peru.