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.
Lara (Zara) Espinoza (She/Her, They/Them)ALT, Shiga Prefecture, 2010-2011 Out in Tech
Zara is Out in Tech’s first womxn/femme non-binary leader on the Chicago Leadership Team. Out in Tech is a global non-profit that unites the LGBTQ+ tech community worldwide. As a multicultural Wonder Woman and JEDI (Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion) Strategist, Zara has enjoyed over a decade of empowering communities with her/their intersectional and holistic approach to Human Resources, business operations, learning and organizational development initiatives with the key ingredient of equitable design and impact.
[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!