Publicity Chair - Nathaniel Reed
Nathaniel Reed is an ALT for the Niigata City Board of Education. He originally came from England and has been active with JALT since 2011. He has held this position with JALT Niigata since 2017. His research interests relate to language education in Japanese public schools, and specifically to factors that influence the roles ALTs play. He is currently designing a teacher training MOOC for ALTs.
The Publicity Chair shall be responsible for coordinating JALT Niigata's publicity and public relations in both JALT and non-JALT forums. This includes all JALT Niigata information posted onto the Internet (website, social media and calendars) and all printed matters. The Publicity Chair shall carry out public relations activities with local community and academic organizations interested in language teaching/learning, and informing local publishers and commercial members of Chapter activities.