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Building a Board that Works

Overseas Schools Advisory Council

Department of State

Washington, DC 20520


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Robert W. Norton

Senior Vice President

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Group

John R. Gibbs

Manager, Global Human Resources

Mobil Corporation


John P. Doherty

Director, Global Compensation

Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company

Mark N. Grigsby

Manager, International Services

Bank of America

Richard A. Johnson

Finance Director, Europe

Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company

Marie C. Howard

Senior Manager

Expatriate Policy and Relocation

Proctor and Gamble Company


M. Asif Beg

Vice President, Human Resources

Exxon Company, International

James A. Huber

Manager, Training Institute

Caterpillar, Inc.

Dolores E. Cross

President, GE Fund

General Electric Company

Hoyle C. Jones

Vice President

Citibank, N.A.

Patricia Drozdowski

Vice President

Corporate Human Resources

The Chase Manhattan Bank

Christopher Last

Director of International Service

Ford Motor Company

Paul M. Elmer

Corporate Director

International Human Resources

Motorola, Inc.

Stanley S. Litow

Vice President, Corporate Community Relations

President, IBM International Foundation

IBM Corporation

Vincent L. Ferrandino

Executive Director and CEO

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

Joseph F. Pembroke

Director, International Policy Development

General Motors Corporation

Flavio Sa Carvalho

Vice President, Human Resources

Aetna International, Inc.

Janet C. Taylor

Director, Corporate Community Relations

Raytheon Company

Anthony Straquadine, Jr.

Director, Human Resources Development

Halliburton Company

William M. Yadlosky

Director, Employee and Industrial Relations

The Coca-Cola Company


Eugene R. Lopez

George McCullough


Patrick F. Kennedy

Assistant Secretary for Administration

Department of State

Richard W. Riley

Secretary of Education

Department of Education

Linda N. Lion

Deputy Assistant Administrator for Human Resources

Agency for International Development

John P. Loiello

Associate Director for Education and Cultural Affairs

U.S. Information Agency

Rudy de Leon

Under Secretary of Defense

Personnel and Readiness

Department of Defense

This project, School Board Development: Building a Board that Works, was developed and produced with funding from the Overseas Schools Advisory Council (OSC). All grant activities were conducted by the Mediterranean Association of International Schools (MAIS) under the guidance and direction of the U.S. Department of State, Office of Overseas Schools. We wish to thank the contributors and members of OSAC listed below.

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*Aetna International Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Booz Allen & Hamilton *Halliburton Company
*BankAmerica Foundation Harza Engineering Company
*Caterpillar *IBM Corporation
*The Chase Manhattan Bank Johnson & Johnson
Chevron Kellogg
*Citibank McCann-Erickson Worldwide
*The Coca-Cola Company *Mobil Oil Corporation
Colgate-Palmolive Phelps Dodge
Department of State Price Waterhouse
*DuPont Company *Pfizer International
*Exxon Inc. *Raytheon Company
*Ford Motor Company Texas Iron Works
*General Electric Company
*General Motors Corporation
*OSAC member

We are indebted to the following people for their assistance, advice, and wisdom in compiling these materials. Their generous contribution of time and experience was invaluable, and we thank them.

Robert Sills, Project Director

Gilbert C. Brown

Linda Dawson, The Aspen Group International, Inc.

Lewis A. Grell, Executive Director, AAIE

Mary Anne Haas, International Schools Services

Les Landers, International Schools Services

John M. Nicklas, International Schools Services

Randy Quinn. The Aspen Group International, Inc.

Daryle Russell, President, AAIE

Judy Seltz, International Schools Services

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