Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies

The Center for Advising and Career Services (CACS) provides students and alumni customized advising and professional development services empowering them to maximize their experience at the Institute and fulfill their academic and professional goals.

 

Our CACS Team

Our team is readily available to assist you with career exploration, development and implementation tailored to your unique talents, languages, experiences, and professional goals.

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Lee Desser
Career & Academic Adviser

  • Business Administration
  • Business/Policy Joint Degrees
  • Translation and Localization Management

ldesser@miis.edu

Jen Holguin

Jen Holguin
Career & Academic Adviser
Director of Fellowships, Exchanges & Study Abroad

  • Nonproliferation & Terrorism Studies

jhamblet@miis.edu

Dayton Hughes

Dayton Hughes
Director of Outreach & Employer Relations

  • Trade & Economic Diplomacy (Interim) 

dhughes@miis.edu

Gael Meraud

Gael Meraud
Assistant Dean for Career & Academic Advising

  • Development Practice & Policy
  • Education Management/Public Administration Joint Degree

gmeraud@miis.edu

Grace O'Dell

Grace O'Dell
Career & Academic Adviser

  • Language Teaching Education
  • Education Management  

godell@miis.edu

Edy Rhodes

Edy Rhodes
Career & Academic Adviser

  • Environmental Policy   
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
  • Peace Corps Programs

hrhodes@miis.edu