Jim has been involved in international recruitment for over 25 years. He has worked at both private colleges, and public universities in Michigan. At the national level, Jim has served as IEM Chair, and Member Engagement Committee Chair. This is Jim's fourth time serving on the NAFSA Region V team, having served as the Michigan Representative, IEM Liaison,and Region V Chair. He has also served for over 20 years on the Michigan Association of International Educators Executive Board. Jim looks forward to getting back to his recruitment travels in Latin/South America, and SE Asia. In their spare time, Jim and his wife of 34 years enjoy traveling and spending time with their two grandchildren.