Gina Amico

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Fellowship Coordinator

Gina Amico is the Fellowship Coordinator at The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies. In this role, Gina supports the MacMillan Fellowships and exchanges, including the Fox International Fellowship. Prior to this role, Gina taught Elementary English Language Arts and History locally in Connecticut. She has served three terms with AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteer in Service to America), supporting education nonprofits in New York and Connecticut. She also served as a Primary Literacy Specialist with the Peace Corps in Guyana, South America. She holds a Master of Science in International Development and Service, and a Master of Business Administration. Similar to the Fox Fellowship, Gina conducted her graduate research at educational institutions in New York City, Siena, Italy, and Guayaquil, Ecuador–focusing on sustainable youth program development, volunteer management, and cultivating school-community partnerships.

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