Jon A. Ahlberg, Associate Director
Jon came to Texas State in 1999 and has been involved with international education since 1986. He was Director of the Institute of Intensive English in Honolulu, Hawaii where, in addition to managing the school, he was the immigration advisor. He has lived abroad on two occasions, both times in Japan. The first time was in service with the U.S. Navy, and the second time was for four years in Yokohama teaching English as a Second Language (ESL). He has traveled extensively throughout Asia, Europe and Australia. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin, and a second Bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies, specializing in East Asian Studies, from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is a member of NAFSA: Association of International Educators.