Lynn Neddo was raised in France and lived in Europe for a number of years. She completed her undergraduate studies in the USA and then pursued a
Masters in Romance Languages from the University of Georgia. She started a Ph.D. at Michigan State University and is ABD. She taught languages for many years both privately and in universities and community colleges before becoming the Director of the Center for International Education at Albion College, MI in 2002. She then moved on to Frostburg State University in MD and has been at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill since June 2009. She is interested in curriculum integration and believes most majors could require a study abroad experience.