Max Mikliszanski

Max Mikliszanski

Senior Global Health and Insurance Program Coordinator

max.mikliszanski@austin.utexas.edu

Max’s family immigrated from Poland in the 1980s to flee communism, making him a first born, first generation American. His professional career includes experience in the health/life insurance and travel industries, and he transitions to our team from the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Max moved to Austin from Chicago in 2015. He is married to Carly Toepke (Texas Law International Programs), and they belong to the lovely “Olivia”, their 6-month old daughter. They also have two chow hounds: Gimli (King Charles/terrier mix) and Leeloo (German shepherd/chihuahua mix).

Max lived a year abroad in Switzerland and has traveled to Japan, South Korea, Turkey, Italy, Belgium Poland, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Canada. He is fluent in Polish, English, and bad English (all written and spoken), and enjoys cooking ethnic food at home, learning the guitar, and reading various fiction works.