Meet the International Programs Team

International Programs Staff

Vanessa Bural

    Vanessa Bural

  • Program Coordinator

  • (360) 992-2390
  • vbural@clark.edu

  • Vanessa is a Pacific Northwest native growing up in Vancouver and just recently coming back after spending the last 10 years in Seattle. While spending time up north, Vanessa attended school at The University of Washington Bothell where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Teaching and Learning. Her drive to learn more from other people and cultures stems from her own mix of southern and Filipino upbringing.

Dan Ferguson

    Dan Ferguson

  • International Admiss Mgr

  • (360) 992 - 2495
  • dferguson@clark.edu

  • Dan first developed his passion for international education through his service experience, teaching English as a second language in Japan at high schools, junior colleges, and universities for 12 years. He holds a Master's degree in Applied Linguistics from Portland State University and has volunteered, lived, worked, studied and traveled all over Asia. He’s currently a PhD student at Oregon State University and writing his dissertation on international partnerships. He believes that experiences with people from diverse backgrounds help each person grow. He’s at the international office at Clark to help you in your international education experience.

Csendi Hopp

Jody Shulnak

    Jody Shulnak

  • Associate Director of International Programs

  • (360) 992 - 2807
  • jshulnak@clark.edu

  • Jody developed her passion for international education through her service experience, in work such as tsunami relief efforts in south India, outreach for orphans in Bolivia, and teaching English as a second language in South Africa, Egypt and to Tibetan refugees in the Himalayas. She holds a Master's degree in International Conflict Resolution from Portland State University and has volunteered, lived, worked, studied and traveled in over 50 countries spanning six continents.



International Peer Mentors

Youn Sang (Becca) Ahn, South Korea

Becca Ahn, Peer Mentor

Major: Nursing

Yoo Sang (Meika) Ahn, South Korea

 Meika Ahn, Peer Mentor 

Major: Nursing

Wiwin Hartini, Indonesia

 Wiwin Hartini, Peer Mentor

Major: Electrical Engineering