Elyse Resnick is an educator based in Milan, Italy. She holds a B.A. in History from Emory University and an M.A. in International Relations from Boston University. She was assistant director of the University of Miami's study abroad office for fifteen years before receiving a Fulbright research grant in 2015 which brought her to Italy. For the past three years she has coordinated the service learning program for IES Abroad Milan, a US-based study abroad program, and also teaches English and History at an Italian high school.