Elizabeth Coder is originally from Omaha, Nebraska and graduated from Auburn University in the great state of Alabama with a Bachelor’s degree in psychology. Go Tigers! She went on to receive her Master’s degree in Higher and Postsecondary Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. Her professional experiences include working in Greek life, residential programs, student activities, and new student orientation. Prior to being a Living Learning Coordinator on the Summer 2010 voyage of Semester at Sea, she moved to the Last Frontier where she served with AmeriCorps, working with an after school program for underprivileged youth in Anchorage, Alaska. Looking for yet another service-related adventure, she moved to Sacramento, California, where she is currently serving as a Team Leader for the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), a team-based national service program. She supervises ten 18-24 year olds on long-term volunteer projects all over the westernmost United States. Elizabeth is excited to combine her passion for education, service, civic engagement, and travel on the Spring 2013 voyage of Semester at Sea!