About Us Board of Trustees

Meet the AISJ Board of Trustees

Dr. Parwaiz Khalid (Chairman of the Board of Trustees)

Mr. Khalid has been a member of the AISJ community since 2007. He holds a Doctorate degree in Biochemistry and an MBA in Healthcare Adminstration. He comes from Delaware and worked at the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia for a number of years. He is currently the Director of Clinical Services and Executive Management Consultant, Medical & Clinical Affairs at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center - Jeddah. He currently has two children attending AISJ. As Chairman of the Board, he is committed to ensuring that our children receive a quality education. He believes AISJ has a very bright future.

Mr. Forrest Young (Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees)

Mr. Young has lived in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for the past four years and serves as the Chief Marketing Officer for Dar Al Tamleek. Mr. Young is from Atlanta, Georgia. He received his B.S. in Finance from Indiana University, Kelley School of Business. Mr. Young views his role on the Board as an opportunity to provide direction and support to the school's management team. His focus is to ensure that all AISJ students are provided with strong educational, sporting, and cultural opportunities in order to achieve lifetime success. Mr. Young and his wife, MaryJane, enjoy actively participating in school functions and have three children attending AISJ.

Mr. Talal Sarieddine (Treasurer of the Board of Trustees)

Mr. Sarieddine is a business leader with over 25 years of experience in the USA, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East in both the  public and private sectors. He is a graduate from the Sawyer School of Management at Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts and is currently working for Namariq Saudi Arabia. Mr. Sarrieddine is a strong believer that education is key to the success of future generations. He believes that effective school leadership is essential to improving the efficiency and fairness of schooling. Mr. Sarieddine has one son in AISJ and his family are active members of the school community.

Mrs. Jo Lomedico (Secretary of the Board of Trustees)

Mrs. Lomedico lived in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia for seven years. She received her B.A. in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Texas and is currently enrolled in an MBA program at Tarleton State University. She had two daughters enrolled at AISJ. She is pleased to have been able to serve AISJ on the Core Planning team, and then as Secretary of the Board of Trustees. She forsees a bright and exciting future for AISJ and Jeddah, and is honored to be part of the AISJ community.

Mr. Yassine Douda (Member of the Board of Trustees)

Mr. Douda has lived in Jeddah for six years. Originally from Chad, he grew up in Sudan, and graduated from South Connecticut State University with a degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) by the Connecticut State Board of Accountancy. He currently works as a Regional Finance Controller for Otis Elevators Middle East, and is stationed in Jeddah. Mr. Douda has four children attending AISJ and his family is proud to be part of this outstanding institution. He believes in the value of a quality education and he is excited to see the progress and future success of AISJ.

Mr. Michael Longhauser (US Consulate Representative)

School Calendar

  • SAT Test
  • Admin only
  • New teachers
  • Holiday
  • Staff / Faculty
  • Important days
  • Half day