Washington Semester Staff

Adam AnthonyDirector, 
Washington Semester Program,
Office of Global & Immersive Studies 

Adam joined AU in 2019 as the Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Programs in the School for Professional & Extended Studies. He is now in the Office of Global and Immersive Studies, overseeing the Washington Semester, Summer Internship, and AU Gap program, and advising on the AU Cornerstone program. Prior to AU, he served as executive director of the William & Mary Washington Center, establishing a wide variety of academic programs for William & Mary students in DC and helping to grow the university’s presence in the Washington area. He previously served as a program director for the Council for Excellence in Government, a Vice President at Fleishman Hillard public relations, and in a variety of positions in electoral politics.

(202) 895-4968
adama@american.edu

Terrell AustinPartner Relations Director,
Washington Semester Program,
Office of Global & Immersive Studies 

Terrell Austin brings 10 years of experience to her role as the Director of Partner Relations. Helping students explore specialized career paths to apply their skills and knowledge in real-world settings is the hallmark of her work. She is delighted to work with Washington Semester Program Partners to offer unparalleled experiences and make a life-changing semester in DC a reality for your students.

(202) 895-4869
taustin@american.edu

Amy Morrill Bijeau University Advisor & Experiential Education Director,
Office of Global & Immersive Studies 

Amy Morrill Bijeau has worked in higher education administration and experiential learning for approximately 20 years. As the Director of Experiential Education, she provides ongoing guidance regarding internship best practices and enjoys leveraging technology to support students. Amy has a MEd in Counseling and Higher Education Administration from the University of Virginia and a B.A. in French and Religion from Wake Forest University.

(202) 895-4967
morrill@american.edu

Donna Chapman WilliamsUniversity Advisor, Student Services,
Washington Semester Program,
Office of Global & Immersive Studies 

Donna Chapman Williams manages student services which includes housing, meal plans, student IDs, orientation, student accounts, financial aid, student conduct and conflict, student health services (health insurance and immunizations), and metro passes. A graduate of American University's School of Public Affairs, Donna welcomes Washington Semester Program students as guests at AU.

(202) 895-4912
dchapma@american.edu