Byron Ripley

Business Operations Specialist

Prior to joining the Study Abroad Office at ASU, Byron worked as an Accounts Payable Specialist at the New Mexico Museum of National History Foundation.

Email: Byron.Ripley@asu.edu
Phone: (480) 727-8698 

Education

  • B.A. Humanities; Northern Arizona University 

International Experience

  • Study abroad at Seoul Women's University
  • Peace Corps Volunteer in Costa Rica (2007-2009) and China (2009-2010)

Why Byron works in study abroad: My international experiences were very important and formative for me, so it's wonderful to be part of a team that helps more students find these opportunities.

Advice for students preparing to go abroad: Learn as much as you can about the country and culture that you'll be going to.