School Governance2018-10-07T13:52:58+00:00

School Governance

The American School of Doha (ASD) is a non-profit educational institution governed jointly by a Board of Trustees and a Board of Directors.

Trustees

The Board of Trustees constitutes the highest legal authorizing body for ASD and is the trustee of ASD’s property and assets. The Chairperson of the Board of Trustees is the Ambassador of the United States of America.

2018-2019 Board of Trustees

Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim bin Faisal Al Thani

Al Faisal Holding
Chairman

H.E. Dr. Hessa Al-Jaber

Trio Investments
Chair

Omar Al Mana

Al Mana Group
Chairman

Jason Armagost

Al Udeid Air Base
Brigadier General

Dr. Ahmed Dallal

Georgetown University Qatar
Dean

Jassim Jaidah

Jaidah Group
Chairman

Alistair Routledge

ExxonMobil Qatar Inc
President and General Manager

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of a 12 member Board, three of whom are elected by parents and the remaining nine members appointed by the U.S. Ambassador. The officers are Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, and Treasurer.

The Board maintains school policies and appraises the school’s performance. The Board establishes and approves a yearly budget, ensures the school’s goals and objectives are met and evaluates the performance of the school according to the school’s mission, vision, and strategic plan.

The three committees are Finance and Facilities, Strategy and Policy, and Governance and Personnel. There are also ad hoc groups that are formed on “as needed” basis.

The Board meets monthly during the school year, both as a whole board and in working committees. Dates, times and locations are posted in ASD’s newsletter, The Sahifa. Regular meetings consist of Executive Sessions and Public Sessions.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Tom Mc Hale (Chair)

Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO)
Chief Finance Officer

Dr. Shaikha Al-Jabir (Vice Chair)

Rock Real-Estate Investment
Chair

Bader Al Mana

Al Mana Group
Managing Director

Khalifa Al Rayes

Commercial Bank
Executive General Manager-Government Relations

David Albanese

Northwestern University in Qatar
Director of Human Resources

Chan Condie

Occidental Petroleum Qatar
Senior Reservoir – Engineer Advisor

Dominic Genetti

ExxonMobil Qatar Inc
Vice President & Joint Interest Manager

Nasser Marafih

Ooredoo Q.S.C.
Board Member and Chairman’s Advisor

Jamal Mosallam

Jaidah Group
Chief Operating Officer

Janet Mundy

PTA and Booster Club
Parent Volunteer

Philip Nelson

Embassy of the United States
Qatar, Deputy Chief of Mission

Hope Rodefer

Carnegie Mellon University Qatar
Director of the Academic Resource Center

School Governance

The American School of Doha (ASD) is a non-profit educational institution governed jointly by a Board of Trustees and a Board of Directors.

Trustees

The Board of Trustees constitutes the highest legal authorizing body for ASD and is the trustee of ASD’s property and assets. The Chairperson of the Board of Trustees is the Ambassador of the United States of America.

2018-2019 Board of Trustees

Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim bin Faisal Al Thani

Al Faisal Holding
Chairman

H.E. Dr. Hessa Al-Jaber

Trio Investments
Chair

Omar Al Mana

Al Mana Group
Chairman

Jason Armagost

Al Udeid Air Base
Brigadier General

Dr. Ahmed Dallal

Georgetown University Qatar
Dean

Jassim Jaidah

Jaidah Group
Chairman

Alistair Routledge

ExxonMobil Qatar Inc
President and General Manager

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of a 12 member Board, three of whom are elected by parents and the remaining nine members appointed by the U.S. Ambassador. The officers are Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, and Treasurer.

The Board maintains school policies and appraises the school’s performance. The Board establishes and approves a yearly budget, ensures the school’s goals and objectives are met and evaluates the performance of the school according to the school’s mission, vision, and strategic plan.

The three committees are Finance and Facilities, Strategy and Policy, and Governance and Personnel. There are also ad hoc groups that are formed on “as needed” basis.

The Board meets monthly during the school year, both as a whole board and in working committees. Dates, times and locations are posted in ASD’s newsletter, The Sahifa. Regular meetings consist of Executive Sessions and Public Sessions.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Tom Mc Hale (Chair)

Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO)
Chief Finance Officer

Dr. Shaikha Al-Jabir (Vice Chair)

Rock Real-Estate Investment
Chair

Bader Al Mana

Al Mana Group
Managing Director

Khalifa Al Rayes

Commercial Bank
Executive General Manager-Government Relations

David Albanese

Northwestern University in Qatar
Director of Human Resources

Chan Condie

Occidental Petroleum Qatar
Senior Reservoir – Engineer Advisor

Dominic Genetti

ExxonMobil Qatar Inc
Vice President & Joint Interest Manager

Nasser Marafih

Ooredoo Q.S.C.
Board Member and Chairman’s Advisor

Jamal Mosallam

Jaidah Group
Chief Operating Officer

Janet Mundy

PTA and Booster Club
Parent Volunteer

Philip Nelson

Embassy of the United States
Qatar, Deputy Chief of Mission

Hope Rodefer

Carnegie Mellon University Qatar
Director of the Academic Resource Center

School Governance

The American School of Doha (ASD) is a non-profit educational institution governed jointly by a Board of Trustees and a Board of Directors.

Trustees

The Board of Trustees constitutes the highest legal authorizing body for ASD and is the trustee of ASD’s property and assets. The Chairperson of the Board of Trustees is the Ambassador of the United States of America.

2018-2019 Board of Trustees

Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim bin Faisal Al Thani

Al Faisal Holding
Chairman

H.E. Dr. Hessa Al-Jaber

Trio Investments
Chair

Omar Al Mana

Al Mana Group
Chairman

Jason Armagost

Al Udeid Air Base
Brigadier General

Dr. Ahmed Dallal

Georgetown University Qatar
Dean

Jassim Jaidah

Jaidah Group
Chairman

Alistair Routledge

ExxonMobil Qatar Inc
President and General Manager

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of a 12 member Board, three of whom are elected by parents and the remaining nine members appointed by the U.S. Ambassador. The officers are Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, and Treasurer.

The Board maintains school policies and appraises the school’s performance. The Board establishes and approves a yearly budget, ensures the school’s goals and objectives are met and evaluates the performance of the school according to the school’s mission, vision, and strategic plan.

The three committees are Finance and Facilities, Strategy and Policy, and Governance and Personnel. There are also ad hoc groups that are formed on “as needed” basis.

The Board meets monthly during the school year, both as a whole board and in working committees. Dates, times and locations are posted in ASD’s newsletter, The Sahifa. Regular meetings consist of Executive Sessions and Public Sessions.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Tom Mc Hale (Chair)

Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO)
Chief Finance Officer

Dr. Shaikha Al-Jabir (Vice Chair)

Rock Real-Estate Investment
Chair

Bader Al Mana

Al Mana Group
Managing Director

Khalifa Al Rayes

Commercial Bank
Executive General Manager-Government Relations

David Albanese

Northwestern University in Qatar
Director of Human Resources

Chan Condie

Occidental Petroleum Qatar
Senior Reservoir – Engineer Advisor

Dominic Genetti

ExxonMobil Qatar Inc
Vice President & Joint Interest Manager

Nasser Marafih

Ooredoo Q.S.C.
Board Member and Chairman’s Advisor

Jamal Mosallam

Jaidah Group
Chief Operating Officer

Janet Mundy

PTA and Booster Club
Parent Volunteer

Philip Nelson

Embassy of the United States
Qatar, Deputy Chief of Mission

Hope Rodefer

Carnegie Mellon University Qatar
Director of the Academic Resource Center