On-Site Staff for Lyon, France
Resident Director, Stefano and Program Assistant, Olga
The Lyon program has an on-site Resident Director (RD) who provides comprehensive support to students throughout their study abroad experience and a program assistant, Olga Grebeshkova.
RDs are responsible for the academic curriculum and faculty. Resident Director Stefano Pizzetti has been with USAC since 1997 (first as Torino Program Assistant and then as Viterbo Resident Director in 2006). He holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Torino and is fluent in Italian, English, Spanish, and French.
The Resident Director meets the group flight at the airport, provides an on-site orientation, takes you to your program housing, and organizes interesting field studies and optional tours.