Ethan Jenkins

Program Associate/Fellowship Coordinator @ Meridian
Ethan Jenkins

Ethan Jenkins is a Program Associate, Fellowship Coordinator, and Trainer in Meridian’s Professional Exchanges Division.  He was previously an intern in the Meridian Center for Cultural Diplomacy where he worked on an exhibition highlighting United States-Japan baseball diplomacy.  Following his first stint at Meridian, Ethan was a Project Supervisor in Costa Rica with Amigos de las America, where he supervised American and Costa Rican high school students in an environmental substantiality focused exchange program. In Washington, D.C., Ethan is a civics instructor and volunteer at the Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School and the Central American Resource Center, where he also interned as an undergraduate. He holds a B.A. in International Studies and Spanish Studies as well as a certificate in Spanish Translation from American University’s School of International Service.  He is currently enrolled in the M.A. International Development Studies program at George Washington University’s Elliot School of International Affairs.  Ethan has traveled extensively throughout South America, North/Central America, Europe, and Asia, and has full professional working proficiency in Spanish.