Amy Fisher Bruey

Amy Fisher Bruey

Project Director
Americas, Middle East & North Africa, Civil Society, Leadership, Education, Youth

In this role, Amy works closely with the U.S. Department of State to embed emerging civil society changemakers in a network of leaders from over 100 countries around the world. The CEE program curriculum strengthens civil society through fellows’ leadership development and growth of a global network of leaders striving to meet the challenges of our time.

With more than 15 years of management experience in educational and professional leadership programs, Amy builds strong teams of staff and partners to provide meaningful program experiences. Before joining IREX in September 2020, Amy was the project director of the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program and Capacity Building Program for U.S. Study Abroad at World Learning. Previously, she oversaw exchanges for the Western Hemisphere Fulbright Programs at the U.S. Department of State.

Prior to her work in government supported leadership programing, Amy supported international education and exchanges through her work at ISEP and as an international student advisor at the George Washington University. She has also taught English as a Second Language in Chile and Washington, DC. Amy holds a masters in international education from George Washington University and a bachelors in Spanish and international studies from John Carroll University.