International Services Staff and Administration

For general questions, please email us at ois@fordham.edu.

Director

Salvatore Longarino
Salvatore has been a leader in the field of international student and scholar services for more than 40 years, and has received numerous national awards and held national positions in the international educational professional association, NAFSA.

Associate Director

Kimberly Carr
Located at Rose Hill
Kimberly primarily handles the hiring of foreign national instructional staff and J-1 scholars. Kimberly holds an M.S. degree from Fordham University's Gabelli School of Business as well as an M.S. degree from Fordham's Graduate School of Education.

Assistant Directors

Allison Carella
Located at Rose Hill
Allison Carella is an Assistant Director and designated school official (DSO)  for the Office of International Services. Allison joined the OIS team in 2019. Prior to coming to Fordham, she spent 11 years working with international students in a language school setting. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University at Albany and a Master’s degree in Counseling from Mercy College.

Ethan Edholm
Located at Lincoln Center
Ethan is a Designated School Official and International Student Advisor for F-1 students. Ethan graduated with his BS from Champlain College, and obtained his MA in International Education from Concordia University Irvine.

International Student Advisors

Ana Belzunce
Located at Lincoln Center
Ana comes to Fordham from Pace University where she served as a DSO for more than three years. She was born and raised in Spain and holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Maryland where she was an international student herself. In her free time, she can be found trying to win lottery tickets to Broadway shows or taking long walks through Central Park.
 
Ean Tierney
Ean Tierney is rejoining Fordham's OIS as a DSO based at Rose Hill, but he will serve student populations at both campuses. Ean's experience includes working as a teacher in France and Micronesia, conducting student seminars and excursions in the UK, Italy, Morocco and Spain, and working as a consultant in Hawaii and Brazil. He obtained a B.S./B.A. in International Business and International Relations from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY and an M.A. in International Political Economy and Development at Fordham, where he also worked as a graduate assistant at OIS