Welcome to the Pacific Northwest Japan Exchange and Teaching Alumni Association website!
The Pacific Northwest Chapter of JETAA encompasses Washington, Northern Idaho, and Western Montana and focuses most of its activities in and around the Puget Sound area. Working with the local Consulate of Japan, we promote and foster Japanese/American cultural exchange, assist with and facilitate personnel recruitment for the JET Program, and provide support and assistance to new JET returnees. Check our Calendar to see how you can become involved.
JETAA is an association for those who have participated in the JET Program. The program is sponsored by the Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR), under the umbrella of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tokyo.
Based in Seattle, Washington, the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Japan Exchange & Teaching Program Alumni Assocation (PNW-JETAA) focuses most of its activities in and around the Puget Sound area. Inland JETAA is our sub-chapter for Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. Our Inland JETAA sub-chapter focuses most of its activities in and around Spokane, Washington.