Current Mentors

Meet our awesome mentors who are here to help new international students at IUPUI! 

Mentors work together in teams of three to welcome and support new students. 

  • Mostafa Abdulaleem
    Egypt

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Electrical Engineering

    Team: Black Panther

  • Nora Abdelwahab
    Egypt

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Biology

    Team: Thor

  • Ketaki Bapat
    India

    School Year: Junior

    Major(s): Psychology

    Team: Thor

     

  • Deepali Balasubramani
    India

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Neuroscience

    Team: Stange

  • Ara Gargiulo
    USA

    School Year: Sophomore

    Major(s): Philosophy, Mythology/Folklore

    Team: Loki

  • Rishi Gireesh
    India

    School Year: Junior

    Major(s): Marketing, Management

    Team: Phoenix

     

  • Saedie Hawbaker
    USA

    School Year: Junior

    Major(s): International Studies

    Team: Phoenix

  • Laura Hosek
    Serbia

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Psychology

    Team: Thor

  • Yoshika Iwamoto
    USA

    School Year: Junior

    Major(s): Nursing 

    Team: Loki

  • Deirdre Kelley
    USA

    School Year: Junior

    Major(s): Civic Leadership 

    Team: Black Panther

  • Raunak Kelshiker
    India

    School Year: Junior 

    Major(s): Physics 

    Team: Thor

  • JeongIn Lee
    Republic of Korea

    School Year: Sophomore

    Major(s): Pre-Nursing 

    Team: Black Panther

  • Bo Yi Lim
    Malaysia

    School Year:  Junior

    Major(s): Mechanical Engineering

    Team: Strange

  • Mike Mohd Sabri
    Malaysia

    School Year: Sophomore

    Major(s): Mechanical Engineering

    Team: Loki

  • Hafsa Naeem
    Pakistan

    School Year: Sophomore

    Major(s): Mathrmatics

    Team: Thanos

  • Samuel Olubakinde
    Nigeria

    School Year: Sophomore

    Major(s): Biomedical Engineering

    Team: Thanos

  • Aline Perez Salazar Drieux
    Mexico

    School Year: Sophomore

    Major(s): Computer Engineering

    Team: Teen Titans

  • Gina Pleshkan
    USA

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Finance, International Studies

    Team: Teen Titans

  • Eric Schleter
    USA

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Physical Education

    Team: Strange

  • Mariam Sylla
    Guinea

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Health Services Management, French

    Team: Phoenix

  • Jun Hua Wong
    Malaysia

    School Year: Senior

    Major(s): Electrical Engineering

    Team: Teen Titans

  • Amber Bennett
    USA

    International Mentoring Coordinator

     

  • Susan Mertz
    USA

    International Mentoring Coordinator 

  • Estela Kite
    USA

    International Program Manager 

    IPMP Director

  • Jessica Kroymann
    USA

    Immigration Advisor/Orientation Coordinator

  • Casey Windhorst
    USA

    Associate Director of International Student Services