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Elle Bowman, M.Ed., Internship Coach
As a NACE-Certified Career Coach, Elle’s approach to student success revolves around empowerment, resource navigation, and meaningful relationship building. She shares a true passion for international internships and the impactful growth that leads to new perspectives, intercultural understanding, and the responsibility of global citizenship.
Elle has 3+ years of experience in student affairs, working in career services, admissions, financial services, and housing and residence life. Elle received her Master’s Degree in Higher Education from Grand Valley State University. She also received her BS degree from GVSU in Hospitality and Tourism Management. Her own study abroad immersed her in 11 different countries and cultures across four continents. This experience was so impactful that it inspired Elle to pursue a career path in promoting educational and professional abroad experiences.
Elle is originally from Michigan, calling both Sturgis and Grand Rapids home, and is now based in Phoenix, Arizona. Elle is passionate about serving her communities, specifically engaging with Kids Food Basket and Dekpor School Development Organization. She enjoys staying active through hiking, yoga, running, and exploring new fitness classes. Elle uses she/her/her pronouns.