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Fun Facts / Links: 

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in International Studies/Economics and French from Austin College.

  • Study abroad experience: Rotary student in Belgium; College student in Lyon, France

  • Favorite travel location: Brittany loves every place she has been, as each one is different and special. If she had to pick one, it would be Paris.

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Brittany Norman


Brittany Fowler Norman is a mom, wife, mentor, entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist. She is a co-founder of Academic Programs International, one of the leading Study Abroad organizations in the United States, and has helped manage, lead and support the mission of international education for over 20

Along with her husband, Michael, she has invested in many emerging companies in the U.S. and globally, with the purpose of investing in people and enterprises that affect change in the world on all scales. She enjoys mentoring women on
the topics of family, life and business, and hopes to encourage other women as they weave together the roles and identities of being a child of God, a wife, mother and entrepreneur. Together with her family, she strives to impact these forums through the local and global church, strategic projects and investments,
relationships and business.


Brittany is the mother of 5 and active in the lives of each member of her family and many in the community. She is passionate about languages and cultures, the global issues of poverty, adoption, education and international education and the empowerment of people to be functioning, successful members of their families and communities.

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