Meet Your ISSS Team!
Associate Director, ISSS
Anne Maschino is the Associate Director for the Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS). She is responsible for the operation of ISSS and serves as the Principal Designated School Official (PDSO) and Responsible Officer (RO), which includes advising international students on a wide range of issues and managing processing of immigration related matters. Anne grew up in Asia and Africa, and has traveled extensively throughout the U.S. as well as to the South Pacific, Central America, and Europe. She has a Master’s degree in Pacific Islands Studies with a focus on economic development.
INTERNATONAL STUDENT ADVISOR
International Student Advisor
Sayaka Isoda is the International Student Advisor for the Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS). She serves as a Designated School Official (DSO) and Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO). She is responsible for advising international students and processing a variety of immigration requests and issues. Sayaka is originally from Japan, and has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Oklahoma State University. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family exploring the DMV area and trying new food!
Tsatsa (Erdenetsatsral Gerelt-Od)
Tsatsa is an international student from Mongolia. This is her second year at Marymount University, pursuing a dual degree for a Master of Science in Information Technology and a Master of Business Administration. Before entering Marymount, she earned a bachelor’s degree in Medical doctor and a master’s degree in Business in Mongolia. Tsatsa joined the ISSS team in January 2023. As an international student herself, she is very passionate about student advising and advertising internationalization at Marymount. In her spare time, she likes to draw and spend quality time with her family.
Mohamed Amine Mongalgi
Mohamed is an international student from Tunisia. This is his first year at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia, pursuing a Master of Business Administration. Before entering Marymount, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a master’s in Entrepreneurship in Tunisia. Mohamed joined the ISSS team in May 2023. As an international student, He is very passionate about student advising and advertising internationalization at Marymount, in addition to speaking Arabic and French. He likes going to the gym, hiking, and traveling in his spare time.
Tsiorisoa “Tsio” Rakotondrabe is a senior at Marymount pursuing a degree in Economics, Finance and Applied Statistics. Tsio is happy to help the Marymount community through his work as an international peer advisor before moving on to his graduate studies. You can usually find him around the academic hub or the library when he is not in class or working at the ISSS office.
Nomin is an international student from Mongolia. She is currently a freshman at Marymount pursuing a degree in Economics. She is very happy to help her peer international students in the ISSS department. You can catch her at the school library when she's not in class or working in the ISSS office.