Fanshawe International staff are available to both future and current students. For general questions, we can be reached Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), by phone 519-452-4150, by email or by live chat. For appointments, see below:

Future Students

Book an appointment with an International Education Advisor in your time zone

Chat with a current international student

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Current Students

Live Chat

Speak with us Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m

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Staff Directory

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Wendy Curtis

Dean Fanshawe International

519-452-4430 x4187

Wendy leads the International Services Office at Fanshawe College and directs International recruitment and internationalization efforts at the college. Wendy works to ensure that International and Canadian students receive excellent service in International Education. Wendy has been serving students at Fanshawe College since 1985.

Saurabh Malhotra

Saurabh Malhotra

Senior Manager International Recruitment & Market Development

519-452-4430 x5034

Saurabh has been working at Fanshawe College since 2010. He started with the International team in India and has been managing International Recruitment & Market Development at the main campus in London Canada since March 2017. Saurabh is responsible for Fanshawe's International representatives who are promoting Fanshawe College across the world.

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Brianne Dos Santos

Manager International Centre

519-452-4430 x3959

Brianne has worked in international education for the past 21 years, in both the private and public sector, and has been at Fanshawe since May 2011. Brianne is responsible for helping the college meet its international enrollment goals, and manages international admissions, related processes, and the day to day operations within the International Centre.

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Emily Low

Manager International Student Engagement

519-452-4430 x5343

Emily has been working at Fanshawe since February 2020, and has experience providing immigration and settlement support to newcomers in both the Post Secondary Education and Municipal sectors. Emily is responsible for programs and services that support international student engagement, retention, and success, including leading the International Student and Immigration Advisors.

Aamera Jiwaji

Aamera Jiwaji

Regional Manager, International Market Development (Latin America, Islands, Africa)


Aamera joined Fanshawe’s International Recruitment & Market Development team in September 2021 to support the College’s region-specific market development plans. She has worked in international recruitment for over five years, and came to Canada as an international student from Kenya. Aamera is a Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor (RISIA).

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Jefferson Li

Regional Manager, International Market Development (East Asia and ASEAN)


Jefferson has over a decade of experience working in international education in Canada, both in the private and public sectors, and he possesses extensive knowledge of recruitment, marketing, and international student services. As part of the International Student Recruitment and Market Development Team, Jefferson manages and supports Fanshawe’s strategic region-specific market development initiatives.

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Sue McKittrick

Communications and Recruitment Coordinator

519-452-4430 x6153

Sue is responsible for developing and coordinating communications to help increase international student enrollment. She also works closely with all in-country representatives, ensuring they have market-specific materials and messaging that will help them attract and retain Fanshawe College students.

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Caitlin Smith

International Projects & Exchange Coordinator

519-452-4430 x2994

With three exchange experiences herself, Caitlin coordinates study abroad opportunities for Fanshawe students. Caitlin works closely with international partners to support Fanshawe international projects abroad and is your contact for questions related to international scholarships, study abroad opportunities, and international projects.

Wayne Racher

Wayne Racher

International Payment Coordinator

519-452-4430 x5344

Wayne is responsible for coordinating payments to our international education agents and international vendors.


International Customer Service Associates

Our International Customer Service Associates are available by email, phone, live chat and in person in the International Centre to assist students. They also collaborate with our international student ambassadors to promote student success and respond to general inquiries and requests.

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Shannon Amaral

Student Experience Associate



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Lisa Espinola

Student Experience Associate



Jen Bishop

Jen Bishop

Student Experience Associate

519-452-4430 x5037


Sharmila Rasaratnam

Sharmila Rasaratnam

Student Experience Associate

519-452-4150 x5696



International Admissions Team

International Regional Associates receive and reply to international student inquiries associated with their region (see below).  They assist with student applications issuing letters of admission processing program changes and fee payments from overseas.

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Melissa Barr

International Regional Associate - ASEAN (Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore)

519-452-4430 x4767

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Jen Fowler

International Regional Associate - North South and Central America Caribbean Europe Australia New Zealand Iceland

519-452-4430 x3903

Jen is also involved in the applications for the Fanshawe EAP/Western pathway which includes the affiliated colleges King’s, Brescia and Huron.

Gurneet Kaur

Gurneet Chahal

International Regional Associate - India (within Canada)

519-452-4430 x6157

Gurneet provides support in Hindi and Punjabi.

Luna Ren

Luna Ren

International Regional Associate - Asia Pacific (Korea, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan)

519-452-4430 x6155

Luna provides support in Mandarin as well as Korean.

Faduma Green

Faduma Green

International Regional Associate - Africa and The Middle East

519-452-4430 x6151

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Jamie Hahn

 International Regional Associate - South Asia (Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Pakistan and Bhutan)

519-452-4430 x4008

International Student and Immigration Advisors

International Student and Immigration Advisors provide support and guidance to our international students. This includes advising students on program selection and career pathways, referring students to appropriate college services and providing support for any on-campus issues such as social networking, campus involvement, issues in housing, etc. Our student immigration advisors also provide support and guidance to registered Fanshawe students regarding their immigration status.

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Chen (Jessie) Shi, RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

519-452-4430 x4278

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Cynthia Konnerth

International Student Advisor

519-452-4430 x3948

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Laura Costigan,  RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

519-452-4430 x4030

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Joy Jia, RCIC (Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

519-452-4430 x6056

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Paniz Saremirad, RISIA (Regulated International Student Immigration Advisor)

International Student and Immigration Advisor

519-452-4430 x4467

International Recruitment Team


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Priyank Mistri

Alternate Markets Recruiter

519-452-4430 x6156

Priyank is responsible for expanding and creating new digital marketing initiatives at Fanshawe International to help increase international student enrolment. He also creates content for various social media platforms to help our recruitment team attract and retain Fanshawe College students.


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Pranav Rathi

Market Leader, South Asia



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Varun Singh

Advisor India Recruitment

Phone: +918800898299


Ankita Nath

Ankita Nath

Advisor India Recruitment



Zuhaib Mansoor

Zuhaib Mansoor

International Education Advisor



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Xiaobin (John) Yang

Asia Specialist

519-452-4430 x4372


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Joey Zou

International Education Advisor


WeChat: Joeyfanshawe


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Maggie Teng

International Education Advisor


Latin America and Jamaica

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Nelson Melgar

Market Leader

519-452-4430 x4072


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Bruno Rodrigues

International Education Advisor



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Carolina Giraldo

International Education Advisor

Barbados Bahamas and Trinidad

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Cynthia Konnerth

International Education Advisor

519-452-4430 x3948

Korea Japan ASEAN region

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Junhyun (Jay) Park

Market Leader


Korea and Canada

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  Jukyoung (Jake) Yoon

International Education Advisor

519-452-4430 x5342


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Inna Francheska Rana

International Education Advisor



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Hanh Vu

International Education Advisor


Africa, Middle East Gulf States, Turkey

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Ayşem Onar El-Hennawy

Market Leader



Galyna Arnautova

Galyna Arnautova

International Education Advisor