Cindy Irby Associate Director, Study Abroad Advisor

Cindy Irby

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Cindy Irby joind the Center for International Education in 2016 and helps students studying abroad for full terms to identify programs that match their personal, academic, and cultural goals.  Cindy assists students from all majors with all phases of the study abroad process, from applying, pre-departure preparation, to returning to W&L and incorporating their experience into their future goals.

Prior to joing the Center for International Education, Cindy served ten years as the Assistant Director of International Programs at Virginia Military Institute.  Cindy's husband, Joe, served 20 years in the US Army and she and her family lived across the US and four years in Germany before moving to Lexington.

A native of Lynchburg, Virginia, Cindy earned her BA in Economics from the University of Virginia and her MS Ed in Administration in Higher Education at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse.