Liza Hensleigh is the Coordinator for Diversity & Access and a study abroad advisor for Latin America & Spain.
Liza has been with CU-Boulder Study Abroad since 2007 (previously as Lead Advisor and then Program Manager) and in higher education since 2005. Liza won the CU-Boulder Community Brick Builder Award and enjoys working with students.
She studied politics and history in Nicaragua & Cuba and issues of peace & conflict in Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania. She also has volunteered in the Dominican Republic, participated in a Rotary International Young Professionals exchange in Mexico, and sailed as staff on Semester at Sea.
She has traveled in 22 countries: 13 in the Americas & Caribbean, East Africa, Southeast Asia, Iceland, Spain, & France. She holds a Master of Public Administration and a B.A. in International Affairs and Women & Gender Studies.