James Hughes

Communications Director

Hi! I am James Hughes and I will be serving as the GPSG Communications Director for the 2021-2022 academic year. I grew up in London, England and graduated from the University of Southampton with a degree in History. I am a former journalist and communications specialist, having worked for over 20 years in the industry. I am doing a Masters in teaching at he University of Iowa and hope to teach history to high school students once I graduate. I moved to the U.S. in 2011, working in New York city before moving to Chicago and finally, Iowa City in 2017. 

I am a keen runner, writer and dog owner and play golf and five-aside soccer when I have the time.