Bruce Veldhuisen is the Director of International Partnerships and the driving force behind Tri-Continent and the joint degree programs with Siam Technology College (STC) and Lamar University.  He has an MBA from Portland State University in Oregon, USA and is conversant in three languages besides English, namely Thai, Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese Chinese.  Bruce has lived in Thailand for decades and has more than 30 years of experience in promoting education in Thailand, including 20 years running TEFL certification classes for students from across the world.