Glenn Helme

Senior Program Coordinator @ Meridian

Glenn Helme joined the GlobalConnect team in the summer of 2016, where he has worked on exchange programs for various U.S. Embassies, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, private organizations, and managed the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Professional Fellows Program for the U.S. Department of State. Prior to joining Meridian, Glenn held two internships at the U.S. Department of State, supporting the 100,000 Strong in the Americas Initiative, a presidential initiative aimed at increasing study abroad between the United States and other countries in the Americas. He graduated from the American University School of International Service with a B.A. in International Studies, concentration in Latin America, and a minor in Spanish language. During his time at AU, Glenn spent a semester abroad in Santiago, Chile, where he studied at Universidad Diego Portales and had an internship at Youth For Understanding: Chile, a study abroad organization for high school students. He also served as Under Secretary General of the Washington International Relations Conference, the annual high school Model United Nations conference held at AU, and as Publicity Coordinator for the Kennedy Political Union, the non-partisan, student-run lecture series on campus. Glenn is fluent in Spanish.