International Relations Committee

Purpose

To facilitate the exchange of information, knowledge, and experience between IIMC members and promote affiliations in Regions X and XI.

2021-2022 Goals and Objectives

  1. Manage and run the booth annually at the IIMC Annual Conference which promotes international Programs and provides a focal point for international members.
  2. Work with Region XI Consultant and ED to market and promote the 2023 Study Abroad and Symposium programs.
  3. Create News Digest profiles featuring Region X and XI members.
  4. Develop strategy on educating the membership on the value of global membership.

Committee Volunteers

Susan M. Ortiz, MMC
Chair
City Clerk
City of Greenwood Village, Colorado
SOrtiz@greenwoodvillage.com

Jappa Paans, MMC
Vice Chair
Mayor
Municipality of Alblasserdam, The Netherlands
Jga.Paans@alblasserdam.nl

 2021-2022 International Relations Committee Roster

Staff Liaisons

Chris Shalby
Executive Director
chriss@iimc.com

Tom Van Der Hoven
International Development Consultant
tvanderhoven@iimc.com

Karen Lee
Communications Coordinator
karen@iimc.com

Board Liaisons

Mary J. Johnston, MMC
Immediate Past President
Executive Committee

Sarah Jeffries
Region Director
Region XI

Johannes "Hans" Rijs, MMC
Region Director
Region XI