Global Education Staff

Brita Doyle
Assistant Dean for Global Education
Brita manages all study away and study abroad programs for Allegheny College. After 18 1/2 years at American University’s AU Abroad office in Washington, DC, she returned to her roots in northwest PA and began her position at Allegheny in March 2022. Brita holds an MA in International Education and a BA in Spanish Language & Latin American Studies, both from American University. Her own study abroad experiences include a year as a Rotary youth foreign exchange student in Säkylä, Finland during high school and a semester in Santiago, Chile and a semester in Madrid, Spain during college.

Lenée McCandless
Assistant Dean for International Student Services

Angel Astaria
International Program Manager

Our Networks

Allegheny College’s Global Education office is proud to be a member of the following professional networks: Diversity Abroad, the Forum on Education Abroad, NAFSA: Association of International Educators, U.S. Department of State’s Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) AIEA: Association of International Education Administrators, and the International and Off-Campus Education Committee (IOCEC) of the Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA).

Make an Appointment

If you’d like to discuss your study away options, please make an appointment with Brita Doyle.

You may also contact the Maytum Center for Student Success at:  or call: (814) 332-2898