Glenn Helme

Program Officer @ Meridian

Glenn Helme is a Program Officer for the Meridian Center for Global Leadership. He first joined the Meridian team in 2016 as a Program Associate. His work at Meridian focuses on youth programs for the U.S. Department of State, including the Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) Global Student Leaders Program, the Pan Africa Youth Leadership Program (PAYLP), and the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program. He has managed exchange programs for U.S. Embassies abroad, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, and private organizations.

Glenn earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies with a concentration in Latin America and a minor in Spanish Language from the American University School of International Service in 2016, and a Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy in 2021. Glenn is fluent in Spanish.