Federation EIL is pleased to announce that Pamela Ruiz has been appointed as the new Executive Director of Federation EIL. Pamela has over 15 years of comprehensive experience in the areas of international education and exchange, staff development and project and volunteer management. Her career has also included work in translation and international relocation. Ms. Ruiz has lived, studied and worked in Italy, and has traveled through Europe, the Caribbean, the Middle East and North Africa. An experienced director in the field of international education and exchange, Ms. Ruiz is also a knowledgeable facilitator and speaker for workshops and intercultural meetings.
Prior to Federation EIL, Pamela was the Director and National Secretary of IAESTE United States, Director of Operations at the internship provider Global Experiences, and was the Director of Membership at ISEP: International Student Exchange Programs. Most recently, Ms. Ruiz developed, launched and managed the Global Internship Program within Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), and also created and launched the Chapter Youth Exchange program.