About Us

Linking extraordinary individuals and forward-looking employers globally, fostering relationships that truly enrich lives.

Alliance Abroad is a U.S. Department of State Visa Sponsor. Celebrating over 30 years, we’re still channeling a start-up spirit. Our purpose? To allow humanity to nurture real changes through the connections we create.

"We see a world where people come together to end differences and discover similarities by working together to make incredible things."
Victoria Lynden, CEO Alliance Abroad Group


Our Locations

  • 2021 E 5th Street, Suite #100 Austin, Texas, 78702
  • United States
  • Toll-free: +1-866-622-7623
  • Galway Technology Centre
  • Monivea Road
  • Galway, H91 YW30, Ireland
  • G24, B13,
  • Dubai Knowledge Park
  • Dubai, UAE
  • Shop 1/7 The Concourse
  • Benowa, Queensland 4217, Australia

Our People

Adam Cooper

President, Alliance Abroad

James Bell

CEO, Alliance Strategies

Zhanna Saparova

VP Support & Host Employer Relations, Alliance Abroad

Crystal Bunts

Director of Career Development, Alliance Abroad

Carmen Cooper

Camp Program Manager, Alliance Abroad



Alex Ibanescu

Key Accounts Manager

Anna Downes

Global Marketing Director

Arlene Pillay

International Partner Development Compliance Manager

Aureol Lara KI

HC Team Lead

Autumn King

Employer Relations Manager



Bianca Watson

Support Team Lead

Chre Davis

Suppor tAssociate

Darryn Patel

Program Administrator

Dean Creamer

Host Company Account Manager

Jen Helsper

Regional Account Manager

Werner Swart

Hub Manager

Tracey-Lee Creamer

HUB Finance Team Lead

Thabile Majodina


Sunny Krause

Regional Account Manager

Stephanie Wall

Compliance Specialist

Shaun Diedericks

Program Administrator Support

Natalie Schwartz

Support Outreach Coordinator

Martha Drinan

Regional Account Manager, Host Company Relations

Marcia Murillo

HUBZA Finance Associate

Laura O’Rourke

Social Media Specialist

Keith Hale

Finance Controller

Julian de los Rios

Director of Global Development

Jamielah Salie

HUBZA Finance Associate

Gabriella Ross

Content Marketer

Agata Kurcin

Marketing Project Manager

Kate Aguilar

Director of Sales and Business Development

Autyllia Irwin

Teach Team Administrator

Bianca Haviland

Business Development Manager, Alliance Abroad Australia

Chinelle Biggs

Program Administrator

Yandiswa Mene

Program Administrator (Intern Trainee)

Iana Chernii

Sales Representative

Iviwe Tshiki

Program Administrator

Jen Woodbridge

Regional Director Australia and Middle East

Jess Anderson

Hub Teach Team Lead

Jorina Kansley

Program Administrator Teach Team

Kirk Ruiters

Program Administrator

Leigh Hendricks

Host company team

Michaela Reynolds

Teach Team Lead

Nashdene Salie

Host Company Team

Rachall Pattison-Bacon

Program Administrator

Raihaana Fernandez

Sales Team Lead

Robyn Dean

Support Team

Shimmy Miller

Program Administrator in Direct Sales

Tauhirah Salie

Support Team

Yeseniia Kalinina

CEU Sales Team

Zama Nkabinde

Recruitment & Events Coordinator

Zinziswa Tyhulu

Program Administrator (SWT)

Candice Rayners

Program Administrator - HUB

Anaflor Bernal

Support Associate

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