Prior to joining FIE in 2012, Hannah Feakes held positions as a translation project administrator, a university study abroad assistant and an undergraduate student advisor. Hannah has a BA French Major - English Minor and an MA in French and Francophone Cultural Studies from the University of Leeds.
Hannah has been interested in international education and study abroad since working as a British Council language assistant in Normandy, France during her gap year. She completed a second language assistantship in Guadeloupe, French West Indies during her university year abroad and has also worked as an EFL teacher at a UK language school. She is also a linguist in French, Spanish and British Sign Language. Prior to her role as Director, Hannah has held positions within the Academic and Administration departments.