Ms. Pamela Byrnes received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Michigan and her Juris Doctoral Degree from the University of Maryland. In the Michigan State House, Byrnes held a number of leadership positions, including speaker pro-tempore, chair of the House Appropriations Committee on Higher Education, chair of the Transportation Committee and chair of the Public Employee Health Care Reform Committee. She also has cross-cultural experience working with Asians.
Ms. Pamela Byrnes sets up a management model that blends the western management style to JI while keeping in mind the Chinese culture that is built around a civil service approach to management. She creates a professional staff structure, activating the working environment and improving the morale of the staff.