School Board

BIS has a Board of Trustees, which is an owner-appointed five-member advisory board (School Board).

The Board will provide direction to the school director on the following issues:

  • Ensure the long-term viability of the school through fiscal responsibility and strategic planning.
  • Hire and evaluate a Director who is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the school; provide the Director adequate support to ensure that BIS provides the best possible educationfor its student and remains an employer of choice for faculty and staff.
  • Approve budget and provide financial oversight to ensure responsible fiscal management of the school.
  • Ensure optimal policies and sufficient facilities are in place to ensure a safe and productive environment for the BIS students, faculty and staff.


Dr. Martha Thomson

Associate Professor of Biochemistry, Kuwait University - College of Science
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Dr. Yasmine Al Saleh

Owner's Representative
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Mr. Tariq Alsamerraie

Chief Executive Officer, FAWSEC Educational Company
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Ms. Hessa Amin

Deputy CEO, FAWSEC Educational Company
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Ms. Ghada Khalaf

Director of Investment Advisory at Asiya Investments
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