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Director of Center of International Education

From: United States

At LCC Since: 2023

Key Areas

  • Global Education
  • Student Development
  • Study Abroad
  • Intercultural Studies


Emily Johnston is the Director of the Center for International Education (CIE) at LCC. Emily, along with the CIE staff, is responsible for study abroad, Erasmus+ and International Exchange programs for students, faculty, and staff.
Emily has worked in faith based higher education since 2003. LCC is her fifth CCCU (Council for Christian Colleges and Universities) institution, having previously served at Bushnell University (2017-2023), Cornerstone University (2013-2017), Simpson University (2006-2011) and Azusa Pacific University (2003-2006). Over the years, she has worked in study abroad, international student services, student development, residence life and wellness programs. 
She received her B.A. in Christian Ministries from Azusa Pacific University and M.A. in Intercultural Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary.