James F. Wagenlander – Honorary Consul of Mongolia
James (Jim) F. Wagenlander has had an extensive engagement with Mongolia since 1989. He and his Denver law firm, Wagenlander & Heisterkamp, LLC, have the oldest continuous involvement with Mongolia and Mongolian matters of any North American law firm. He is a long time Vice Chairman of the North-America Mongolia Business Council and since 1999 has been a very active Honorary Consul of Mongolia in Denver, Colorado. Jim helped start and Chairperson of the Ulaanbaatar Denver Sister Cities Committee. He is also a Board Member of the Arts Council of Mongolia-U.S. and is an urban development advisor to Mongolia’s Capitol City, Ulaanbaatar. Currently he also is the Principal Partner in AmeraWest, a company that manages international U.S. business forums, tours and trips. Mr. Wagenlander is a recipient of both Mongolia’s Polar Star and Friendship medal.
James Wagenlander will be speaking at the Pioneering Sister City Programs along the Silk Road session on Thursday, August 2 at 8:45 am.