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.
Lea Reuter (She/Her)ALT, Gojo, Nara, 2008-2009 Anchorage School District
As an ALT I taught Pre-K through junior high 3rd years in rural Japan at 8 different schools. Returning to Alaska I was a substitute for the Anchorage School District (ASD) for 3 years for K-12. I worked for the Kuspuk School District in rural Alaska for 3 years teaching 2nd and 3rd grade and returned to Anchorage where I have taught 1st grade for 4 years and am currently teaching 4th grade for the Anchorage School District’s Japanese Immersion Program as the partner teaching English and math while my partner teaches Japanese, Social Studies and Science.
[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!