​Experience:

  • ​10+ years researching and developing programs to facilitate TCK's professional and personal transitions to the U.S., to college, and to career
  • Experience with international, domestic, exchange, and globally mobile students attending undergraduate and graduate institutions around the globe

  • International Student Services Advisor: iASK Institute, Koszeg, Hungary

  • Washington Internships for Native Students Advisor: American University, Washington DC

  • Managed transfer, graduate, and international admissions processes from recruitment to conversion and admission decisions

  • Guest speaker on international education and intercultural development at multiple conferences including FIGT, SIETAR, NAFSA, IMI

  • Guest speaker on pre-departure and re-entry orientations for study abroad and English language instructor programs

  • Active member of NAFSA, FIGT

  • Recent fellowship awardee of the Summer Institute for Intercultural Communication

Ms. Norton helps colleges with orientation programs, college success courses, international centers, and career advisors to integrate  research on globally mobile students and TCKs into their programming. Connect with Intercultural Transitions to learn how she can help your organization and students today!

Ms. Norton's Qualifications Include:

Intercultural Trainer:

  • Daraja TCK Retreats; Bair Lake, MI

  • Grand Valley State University; Grand Rapids, MI

  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); Elblag, Poland

  • Purdue University; Indianapolis, IN

  • American University; Washington, DC

  • PYXERA Global; Washington, DC

  • Interntional Mission Board; Alexandria, VA

  • Global Ties; Washington, DC

  • English for Life Academy; Greenville, SC

  • Greenville Technical College; Greenville, SC


Education & Certifications:


  • M.A. Intercultural Communication

  • M.A. Business and Strategic Communication

  • Intercultural Education Certifications:

    • Educating Allies and Generating Leaders for Equity

    • Creating Inclusive Communities

    • Defining, Developing, and Defusing Difficult Dialogues

    • Facilitating Intercultural Competentce: Experiential Methods and Tools

    • Personal Leadership: Effective Intercultural Teamwork: Foundations Level I

    • Safe Space: Understanding LBGTQ+

    • TESOL Certification

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Ms. Norton has a decade of experience helping globally mobile youth and Third Culture Kids (TCKs) with personal and professional development through college and early adulthood. Learn more about how she can help your students achieve their dreams!

Preparing Globally Mobile students

​for Success in college and beyond!

Student Mentorship

& Career Coaching