Program Associate

Adam Footlik is the Program Associate at US-China Education Trust. He assists in program implementation and evaluation, budget tracking, and development of new initiatives.

Adam's interest in international exchange began at the age of 10, when he went to Guatemala City to attend his brother’s soccer tournament. Adam studied abroad in Panama City, where he volunteered at the United Nations World Food Programme. Adam spent three years teaching English to vocational and elementary school students in Spain. From 2014 to 2016, Adam served as a Peace Corps volunteer at the Guizhou Institute of Technology in Guiyang, China. He taught English to 18 and 19-year-olds and developed a fitness club with more than 200 members, and has served as a public diplomacy intern at the Embassy of Peru.

Adam holds a BS in International Affairs and Spanish from Florida State University. He is currently pursuing his MA in U.S. Foreign Policy and National Security at the American University School of International Service.


Adam is proficient in Mandarin and speaks fluent Spanish.



Adam Footlik是USCET的项目助理。他负责协助项目的实施、评估、跟踪预算和新项目的开发。

Adam对国际交流的兴趣始于10岁,当时他去了危地马拉市参加他兄弟的足球比赛。Adam曾在巴拿马城留学,并在那里参加联合国世界粮食计划署的志愿者行动。Adam花了三年时间教西班牙的职业学生和小学生英语。2014年至2016年,亚当在中国贵阳的贵州理工学院担任和平队(Peace Corps)志愿者。在那里,他教18岁和19岁的学生英语,并创办了一个拥有200多名会员的健身俱乐部,并在秘鲁大使馆担任公共外交实习生。

Adam拥有佛罗里达州立大学(Florida State University)国际事务和西班牙语的学士学位和美国大学(American University)国际关系学院美国外交政策和国家安全硕士学位。