National J-Link Directory

Below are JET alumni representing different fields, companies and groups ready to connect with you! This directory will be available until September 1st, 2021. Members are listed in alphabetical order by last name.

If you would like to be listed, please check our information page.

Here are some of the industries represented by our J-Link members:
International Exchange/International Education, Language Services (Translation / Interpretation), Higher Education Administration, Entrepreneur, U.S. – Japan Nonprofit, Government/Foreign Service, Business / Corporation, Media, Cultural Groups and more!

Note: Those National J-Link Members with an ( * ) after their JETAA chapter, attended the Industry Networking Happy Hour on 9/26.

  • The results are being filtered by the character: L

Business Info

Real Estate and Property Management. Currently Julia works as Real Estate Agent at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and is also a Real Estate Appraiser Trainee (looking for a supervisor!)

Categories: Entrepreneur, Independent Contractor, JETAASE
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Photo of Kelsey Lechner (She/Her)
CIR, Utsunomiya, Tochigi, 2015-2017 JETAA Chicago

Business Info

Kelsey worked as a CIR/PA in Tochigi Prefecture after college, and then at Human Rights Now in Tokyo. She later moved to Bangladesh to teach at the Asian University for Women and plans to pursue a career in international educational development to improve access to higher education for marginalized communities.

Categories: Community Service, International Education, International Exchange, JETAA Chicago, U.S. – Japan Non Profit, Volunteer
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Business Info

I’ve been the assistant manager at the Hyogo Business & Cultural Center (HBCC) since 2019. HBCC is committed to the continued development of the sister-state relationship between Washington State and Hyogo Prefecture by promoting governmental, business, cultural, and educational collaboration between the two regions. We build connections between Washington and Hyogo by supporting Japanese language education, offering cultural workshops, assisting student and teacher exchanges, providing business development services, and supporting sister-city relationships between Washington and Hyogo cities.

Categories: PNWJETAA, U.S. – Japan Non Profit
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Photo of Kat Lovegrove (She/Her)
CIR, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, 2004-2007 Ravyn Grove Elemental LLC

Business Info

Entrepreneur, on the metaphysical side. Kat crafts intention specific tools such as candles, soaps, anointing oils, perfumes, curios, and more for people to use in their lives to help them direct and focus their energy on a specific purpose. Kat does it all – from design, production, and marketing; loving the grand adventure that is the creative process. She is also a massage therapist, with a focus on Bowenwork and Pranic Healing.

Categories: Business, Corporation, Entrepreneur, Heartland JETAA
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Photo of Daniel Lowe (He/Him)
ALT, Kujukuri, Chiba, 2011-2013 NEJETAA

Business Info

Boston Intercultural offers coaching, translation, and marketing services, primarily for Japan-related businesses and individuals. We translate not just words, but also culture and design to effectively serve our target audience.

Categories: Entrepreneur, International Education, International Exchange, Language Services, NEJETAA
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[T-YEAR] indicates the J-Link Member was hired, decided to continue to pursue an advanced degree or started their own business as a result of attending a Transitions event in the year indicated!