Meet our Team

STS Select is comprised of a team of professionals committed to provide Students, Host Families and Schools a program that fosters global understanding and builds relationships. Personalized service is our mission and strength as we build a cultural bridge to walk across together.

Ellen Hoggard

Managing Director

Ellen has worked in the field of international education for 25 years. Her journey began at the age of 14 as she participated in her first high school exchange to Romania. That experience created a passion, still strong and dedicated to opening the door for others to engage in an exchange opportunity.

Carol Cain

National Director of Program Operations

A career that began 15 years ago as she joined the staff at her local high school, Carol has dedicated herself to building confidence and cultural curiosity in all of her students. Experience in the management of both short term and long term programming has culminated in her current position to provide a caring, high quality experience for all STS Select participants.