Betsy has been an international development professional with six years of community-level program design and management experience, both domestically and abroad. She came to JSI Research and Training from the medical software industry, where she worked as a Sales Coordinator in Wisconsin. As a returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Betsy served in Ukraine from 2009-2012, collaborating with the National Ministry of Education and local schools to improve English language teaching methodologies. She is a 2008 Young People For Fellow, and is actively engaged as a fem/mentor and facilitator. Betsy graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2008, where she studied Writing and Environmental Conservation.