Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Meet Our Team

Our language teaching specialists will help you strengthen your formal understanding and fluency in a challenging academic environment. Administrators support you from application through end-of-program commencement.

Associate Director

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Associate Director

Dr. Jason Martel
Email: jmartel@miis.edu

Language Teaching Coordinators

Abdelkader Berrahmoun


Abdelkader Berrahmoun
Email: aberrahmoun@miis.edu

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Chinese (Mandarin)

Fredric Ye Tian
Email: fredricccc@gmail.com

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Donna Hertz
Email: donnahertz@mac.com

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Carol Apollonio
Email: flath@duke.edu

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Pablo Oliva
Email: poliva@miis.edu

Program Administrators

James Slaton

SILP Coordinator

James Slaton
Email: silp@miis.edu

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Marketing & Admissions Manager
Language & Professional Programs

Rachel Vidmar Muradyan
Email: rvidmar@miis.edu

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Operations Manager
Language and Professional Programs

Trish Aportela
Email: taportela@miis.edu