Charlene Schuessler is the International Relations Manager for the MBA with Internship program, and is also the coordinator of the US student exchange program (implemented in 2017) for SHU undergraduates arriving in Luxembourg for a semester abroad.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Anthropology from Columbia University in New York City, and an MBA from Sacred Heart University Luxembourg.
Her first arrival in Europe was a venture overseas to sign on as a point guard in the semi-pro national basketball league. She continued to play professionally, coach, referee and consult for the Luxembourg Basketball Federation.
Off the court, Charlene has been involved in the relocation industry; supporting newcomers arriving in the country, providing extensive cross-cultural training, and facilitating immigration for international individuals and corporations.
Her career background includes Human Resources, International Personnel Administration, Event Co-ordination, Training Development and Cultural Consulting. She has attained certificates in Global Leadership, Global Mobility, and Intercultural Transition, and has previously held a position on the Board of the European Relocation Association.
Now, with over twenty years of experience in Europe, she extends the development of the SHULU network, and supports others in making their transition to Sacred Heart University Luxembourg.