Our Team

Kerry Laufer, Director of the Tuck Global Consultancy Program

Kerry’s expertise is in higher education strategy, project management, and international educational development.  Previously a part of the TGC team from 2008-2011, she returned as director in 2013 after managing Dartmouth's institution-wide strategic planning process for the offices of the Provost and President.  She also worked with the Provost's office on global and online education initiatives and strategy.

Before Dartmouth, Kerry spent eight years in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, where she was invited to help design and start a new university for women.  As Vice Dean at Effat University, she was instrumental in establishing the institution's academic and administrative infrastructure and opening new educational and career pathways for Saudi women.

Kerry has traveled the world extensively and has always sought opportunities to promote deep cross-cultural engagement through education. She holds an undergraduate degree in French from Swarthmore College (1994) and an MA in Education from LaSalle University (1999).

Emily Nichols, Associate Director of Corporate Relations and Outreach

Emily’s expertise is program management, business development, marketing communications and social impact strategy. At Tuck, Emily manages client relationships and business development for TGC’s corporate, nonprofit and government clients. 

Emily joined Tuck in 2014 from Cone Communications, where she was a Senior Account Supervisor in their CSR/Social Impact practice. In that role, she developed corporate social responsibility strategies and programs for companies like Hilton Worldwide, Nestle Purina Pet Care, and PayPal.  She also managed consumer engagement and branding efforts for non-profit clients like Mercy Corps, American Cancer Society, and Farm Aid. Prior to that, Emily worked in corporate communications at Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, and before that at global human rights organization International Justice Mission.

Emily has an MBA from Boston University’s School of Management concentrating in International Management, and a Bachelor’s degree from Colgate University in Cultural Anthropology and Sociology.  She has studied and traveled around the world, is fluent in Spanish, and currently volunteers each year for a medical clinic in the Dominican Republic.

Goran Todorovic, Associate Director of Operations of the Tuck Global Consultancy Program

Goran’s expertise is in marketing, communications, and project management.

Prior to joining Tuck in 2004, Goran coached collegiate basketball, tennis, and volleyball at Fairleigh Dickinson University.  He also consulted for UBS, General Motors/Saturn, and Display Dynamics, Inc.

He received his BFA in Graphic Design from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1999, as well as his MBA in Marketing and MA in Corporate and Organizational Communication in 2003.