International Relations Committee


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

2023-2024 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.


Read the 2022 Midyear Committee Report HERE

Committee Volunteers

Arnout van Kooij, CMC
Institute Director/Griffier
VvG-Vereniging van Griffiers
PO Box 26
I Jsselstein 3400 AA
(030) 686-1797
Dwayne Caines
Vice Chair
City of Hamilton

Staff Liaisons

Chris Shalby
Executive Director

Tom Van Der Hoven
International Development Consultant

Karen Lee
Communications Officer

Board Liaisons

Awilda Hernandez, MMC
Region Director
Region II

Linda Larter
Region Director
Region XI 

Johannes "Hans" Rijs, MMC
Region Director
Region XI