Dr. Dylan Rust has been the Director for the Northern Arizona University International House since its inception in 2012. An Arizona native, Dr. Rust is a three-time NAU alumnus and worked for the NAU Office of Housing and Residence Life for nine years before joining the Center for International Education in 2012. In addition to his work for the Center for International Education, Dr. Rust is also the Secretary of the Executive Board of International Houses Worldwide, Inc. and is the Vice-Chair for the NAU Service Professional Advisory Council.
Tia Truss is the Coordinator for the NAU International House. Tia holds dual Master's degrees in Sociology from NAU and Developmental Studies from the University of Botswana. Her thesis evaluated a domestic violence shelter in Botswana and established best practices for domestic violence women shelter’s service provision. Tia is a native of Carthage, Mississippi. Prior to leaving for the Master's exchange program in 2012, Tia worked for the Center for International Education's Faculty-Led Study Abroad Programs.