International Support Team

Gavin Lee - Associate Director of International Programs
Gavin Lee
Gavin coordinates support services and campus life for international students. From housing to healthcare, he will help you adjust to life as a Heartland student.
Ben Stone - Coordinator for Student Recruitment
As our international admissions counselor, Ben will help you with your application and enrollment at Heartland. He will also help you explore transfer options to four-year universities.
Sara Bourque - Academic Advisor
Sara Bourque
Making sure you choose the right classes is important. Sara will help you find courses that fit your long-term goals.
Kerry Urquizo - Associate Director of Adult Education
Kerry works with Heartland's Academic English Language Program (AELP). She will help you build your language skills and cultural knowledge so you can be a successful student.
Khrystyna Sanborn - Coordinator of Adult Education
As an English as a Second Language (ESL) specialist, Khrystyna will help you develop your basic language and learning skills in preparation for college-level coursework.

Contact Us

International Admission

Email: international.admissions@heartland.edu
Phone: 309-268-8010

Gavin Lee

Associate Director of International Programs
Primary Designated School Official (PDSO)
Email: gavin.lee@heartland.edu
Phone: 309-268-8043

Zach Petrea

Study Abroad/ICISP Representative
Email: zach.petrea@heartland.edu