Mikaela earned her BA in Spanish, International Business, and International Studies from Coastal Carolina University in Conway, SC while on the track and field team. She has an M.Ed. in Bilingual Multicultural Education from Northern Arizona University. Mikaela has studied abroad and traveled all over the world. She studied abroad for a Maymester in Spain and then a full academic year at La Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Quito, Ecuador. After graduating she moved to Lima, Peru to volunteer and continued to travel to India and Europe. Mikaela previously served as a Study Abroad Adviser Sr. at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ for six years.
Mikaela works with study abroad students on every level of the study abroad experience. She is working with programs in Spain, Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East. Mikaela loves to spend time with her family. In her free time, she enjoys doing a variety of outdoor activities, traveling, and being involved in athletics.