John Halder, CEO of J Halder Consulting LLC, John is the past President of Community Colleges for International Development, Inc. He retired in 2010 after 12 years. During his tenure the organization grew from 80 colleges to 170; membership in 4 countries grew to global membership of 30; and the budget expanded from $1m to $40m. Prior to CCID he managed international programs at a community college, and earlier worked on small business development.
His special expertise is on global relationships. With a work career in over 50 countries, and extensive experience working with clients on their tertiary educational reform agenda, J. Halder Consulting LLC brings these life and technical experiences to clients.
J Halder Consulting LLC is now contracted to work with CCID, sharing the knowledge acquired over decades. He also works with American Councils for International Education, and is consulting with US colleges on their global education plans, and with non US colleges on their global affiliations.
He speaks and lectures on global education issues, and has undertaken extensive research on why college relationships across national boundaries fail.