Leah (Assistant Manager, Americas) is based in London and is originally from Queens, New York. She graduated from Kenyon College with a BA in American Studies. Leah also completed several admissions and human resources internships during her studies, including supporting the Recruitment department at HBO, and provided student support for the Kenyon in Rome study abroad program. She applied to a number of universities with Across The Pond and chose Kingston University’s Museum Studies MA program. After completing her degree in 2011, she went back to her admissions and student support roots and started working for Across The Pond as a student advisor.
UK Study Expert Since: September 2011
UK Degree: MA Museum and Gallery Studies, Kingston University
Hometown: Queens, New York
Current Location: London, United Kingdom
Guilty British TV Pleasure: Hollyoaks
I enjoyed being out of my comfort zone and the many opportunities for growth in London. I highly recommend the experience, and hope to help others with their goals of UK study