The Envisage International Corporation (EIC) team shares a commitment and passion for international education and this is the driving force behind our continuing growth and world-class service.
Keith Clausen, President
Keith co-founded EIC in 2005 and as President, directs the overall strategy and operations of the company. Prior to forming EIC in 2005, he practiced law with Holland & Knight LLP in Washington DC and Amsterdam as a corporate lawyer, focusing on M&A and venture capital, then with the PGA TOUR in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida where he was Vice President and Assistant General Counsel. He is a graduate of Georgetown University and the University of Florida - College of Law.
Ross Mason, Vice President
Ross joined the company in 2002, after graduating from the Nottingham Trent University in the UK with a First in BSc (Hons) Business and Technology. Ross has lived all around the world including LA, New York, Boston, London, Hong Kong, Florida, and now Leipzig, Germany. Overseeing all parts of the business, Ross also heads up the insurance business at EIC, running the two brands International Student Insurance and Envisage Global Insurance Services, managing all aspects from partner relations, product development, marketing and client acquisition.
Emil Gallant, Director of Technology
Emil joined EIC in 2006 as the Director of Technology. Previous to that, he had worked in Silicon Valley for over 15 years for some of the biggest software and hardware companies in the world, including Borland International, Apple, Motorola, and Novell. His job at EIC consists of developing robust web server applications, designing new websites and using the latest technology to enhance the online presence of EIC.
Annemarie Estrada, Director of Client Services
Annemarie joined the company in early 2008 and has transformed the customer service department into a model of efficiency and responsiveness. Annemarie's experience working with international businesses and people provides her with unique insight into the needs and concerns of the international students, travelers, and advisors she talks with every day. She also directs much of the outbound marketing of the company, and represents EIC at various international education conferences.
Jennifer Frankel, International Director
Jennifer joined EIC in the beginning of 2009, drawn by her strong commitment to international education. She has lived and worked abroad in Chile, Costa Rica, and London, and traveled extensively in South America, Europe and Asia. Jennifer is a graduate of the University of Florida where she holds a Masters in International Business and a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration.
Dana Luther, Senior Web Application Architect
Dana joined EIC in early 2011. She has been developing web sites and dynamic applications since 1996 and is passionate about providing a friendly and engaging online experience for every user. Dana is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Architecture.
Bryanna Davis, Director, InternationalStudent.com
Bryanna joined EIC in 2011 after returning to the United States from teaching English in China. Her interest in international education, sparked initially by her own study abroad experience in Wales, led her to the company. Bryanna is originally from Missouri and is a graduate from the University of Central Missouri.
Morrison Kwong, Chinese Marketing Specialist
Morrison joined EIC in early 2012. Originally from Hong Kong, he came to the United States to study as an international student. Morrison is a graduate of the University of North Florida with a Bachelor in International Business. He lives in Shanghai, China where he leads the Chinese language marketing efforts of the company.
Sutherland Beever, Client Services Manager
Sutherland joined the team in early 2014 after receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from the University of North Florida. She has had the opportunity to travel extensively throughout Europe, which instilled an unwavering passion of international travel. This, combined with her strong interest in Marketing, led her to join the Envisage team.
Sally McLeod, Marketing Manager
Sally joined EIC in early 2015. Sally has had the opportunity to live and work abroad in Australia, London, and the Netherlands. After graduating from UNF with a Bachelor's in Psychology, she went on to fulfill her passion for travel which took her throughout South America, Europe, Asia, and North Africa. Working with internationals and facilitating travel abroad is what brought Sally to Envisage.
Leah Hammond, Customer Service Manager
Leah's passion for international travel and her background in customer relations brought her to Envisage International. She received her Bachelor's degree in Hospitality Management from Florida State University.
James Lewis, Web Developer
James joined EIC in 2016 and has a passion for building scalable web applications and designing interactive user interfaces. He is currently working towards his Bachelors Degree in Computer Science at the University of North Florida.
Nate Bockoven, Web Developer
Nate joined EIC in early 2016. He worked as a pest control technician before switching career paths to the glamorous IT field where he continues the tradition of squashing bugs. He studied web development in Sacramento, CA. Nate has built and managed award-winning online tools catering to government and education sectors. When not in the office, you'll usually find him building web applications for fun, playing video games, or binge-watching something; the typical nerd.
Yessica Prato, Marketing Manager
Yessica joined the team in 2016. Originally from Colombia, she migrated to the United States in 2005 with her family. While living in Kansas, she attended Kansas State University but relocated to Florida. Currently working toward a Bachelor's degree in Biology, her interest in education and international studies along with her experience in bilingual customer service led her to EIC. When not in the office, you'll find her immersed in a good book or with her three dogs at the beach.
Klare Paul, Accounting and HR Manager
Klare joined EIC in late 2016. She has a BS in Finance and Real Estate from Florida State. Prior to joining EIC, she worked in the commercial real estate and non-profit fields for several years.
Alejandra Ramirez Gomez, Marketing Manager
Alex joined the team in 2016. Originally from Mexico, she came to EIC driven by her interest in international customer service. Her background includes teaching English as a second language, graphic design for advertising and education, photography and translation services. She currently lives in Mexico City where she helps us with the Spanish speaking market approach.
Ramez Stephan, Sales & Marketing Coordinator
Living in Germany and originally from Jordan, Ramez is all about the intercultural experience. Having his bachelor degree in Business and working experience with students, Ramez and EIC share the same passions.
Juncal Caballero, Marketing Coordinator/Translator
Juncal joined EIC in March 2017, and works in our Mexico City office. Originally from Mexico, she has always shown an interest in international experiences. She has lived in Germany and Ireland, and has traveled around Europe, South America and Oceania. She received her Bachelor's degree in Translation and is currently pursuing her Master's in Education.
Nathan Stetter, Web Developer
Nathan joined the EIC team in 2018. He is originally from Covington, Kentucky and is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor's degree in Comparative Studies and a minor in Computer and Information Science.
Greg Heindel, Email Marketing Manager
Gregory Heindel joined EIC in February of 2018. He is a Florida native and has worked in marketing for 6 years as a website developer and online marketing manager in the Greater Jacksonville Area.
Alexis Ponce, Marketing Coordinator
Alexis joined EIC in February 2018 and works in the Mexico City office. Originally from the Yucatán peninsula, she has a degree in Visual Arts and has always had an interest in languages. She is currently learning Japanese and Swedish, enjoys translating between English and Spanish, and loves meeting people from different cultures.
Phu Nguyen, Content Manager
Phu is an alumnus to the University of South Florida in Tampa, and Florida International University in Miami. A freelance writer for over a decade, her portfolio includes working with Nokia, the Georgia Aquarium, and articles in major online publications such as The Huffington Post. Phu joined Envisage as the Content Manager in October of 2018.
Natalie Holland, Intern
Natalie received her Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of North Florida. After studying in North Africa and a solo backpacking trip through Europe, Natalie knew that she wanted to work at a global level. After working with refugees in Jacksonville, Florida for several years, her path led her to join the Envisage team.
Stacey Benton, Intern
Stacey joins Envisage as a graduate of Dartmouth College and George Washington University. Stacey played Division One volleyball at both Dartmouth and GW, and continues playing volleyball on the beach. She loves to travel and has lived all over the US and abroad in countries like Argentina and China and continues to have an appetite for traveling, learning new cultures, and seeing the world.
Antonio Zapata, Intern
From the south of Mexico, Antonio was born in Tabasco and moved to Mexico City in 2018, seeking for new opportunities and experiences. He joined the company driven by his interest in customer service and different cultures around the world.
His background includes hospitality, customer service and teaching English as a second language.
Diana Nolasco, Intern
Diana was born in Mexico City. She studied English Litature at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). She has worked as a translator, ESL teacher and has also worked for different publishing houses such as Macmillan, Richmond and Fondo de Cultura Económica. Her interest in international studies and learning languages is what led her to join the Envisage team.
Ashley Zahradnick, Account Manager
Ashley joined EIC in February 2019. After receiving her Bachelor's degree from the University of North Florida, Ashley worked in the healthcare industry, helping to coordinate patient care for several years. Her passion for education, travel, and creating positive customer service experiences led her to join the EIC team.