Michael Bates is a 25-year veteran of the software industry. He has a long history of developing consumer-focused technology with a particular passion for mobile solutions. Mr. Bates was the founder of several software companies: IQorder, sold to Inforspace for 58 Million. Software Marketing Corporation and AutoMap, which grew to combined annual sales exceeding $20 million. Software Marketing Corporation merged with Softkey International / The Learning Company consequently sold to Mattel for 3.6 Billion, AutoMap was sold to Microsoft. Prior to that, he joined PC Globe as Vice President of Sales and drove annual revenues to $8 million within the first year. Mr. Bates graduated from Arizona State University.
Jenny Holsman Tetreault In 2016, Ms. Tetreault began her role as West Regional General Counsel at US Foods, a publicly traded company, with 25,000 employees, and annual revenues of approximately $23B. In her role, she provides legal services to various functional groups in the West Region (approximately $6B in revenue), including Sales, Finance and Credit, Bankruptcy, Marketing, Human Resources, Contracts, Employment and Labor, Risk, Real Estate, Supply Chain, Litigation Support, Merchandising, and Operations. Jenny also supports the Tax Department from a national perspective.
Ms. Tetreault is very active in the community and serves on the Board of Directors for Valley Leadership, the Children’s Museum of Phoenix, Women’s Leadership Council/United Way, Esperanca, the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education, Community Legal Services, and Wings of Gold for Sun Devil Athletics (supporting ASU women’s athletics). She is also a very proud member of One Community’s MAB and the First Thing First Regional (North) Council. She is married to Colin Tetreault, and has a son (Connor) enrolled in the Spanish program, and daughter (Madeline), a future ISA student.
Bassel Osmani is a founder-owner and executive director of Pita Jungle, a multi unit restaurant chain across Arizona and California that offers a global-cuisine inspired menu. Mr. Osmani holds a Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) degree in Bioengineering from Arizona State University, a Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering technology (BSEET) from Devry Institute of Technology, as well as a Baccalauréat Franҫais Série C (Mathématiques et Sciences Physiques) from the Lycée Franco-Libanais, Mission Laїque Franҫaise (MLF). An excellent early scholastic experience through the cycle terminal completion at the Lycée Franҫais, coupled with an international upbringing across two cultures, drive Mr. Osmani to be an avid proponent of the International School of Arizona (ISA) mission.
Adil Attlassy is the Chief Development Officer for IO Datacenters and has held several senior executive positions with multinationals for the past 15 years where he led international market expansion in Europe and Asia. Mr. Attlassy holds a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from Thunderbird, the International School of Management. Mr. Attlassy has first hand experience with the French educational system and firmly believes in its value. He attended Lycée Lyautey de Casablanca, Morocco and completed undergrad studies in Mulhouse and Nantes, France. He also has lived in London and Singapore where his children attended the Petite École Française in London and the Lycée Français de Singapore. Mr Attlassy is a fervent believer in the AEFE school system.
Justin Breece is a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Management Director at Morgan Stanley handling the comprehensive financial needs of high / ultra high net worth families, businesses, entrepreneurs and professional athletes. Additionally, Mr. Breece is a Chartered Retirement Planning Specialist, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, and Wealth Advisor. He is also an accomplished corporate / securities attorney, with experiences ranging from prominent global law firms to corporate counsel for startups and private equity firms. Mr. Breece’s extensive education also encompasses an undergraduate degree in business from S.M.U.’s Cox School of Business and an emphasis in multi-language disciplines by living and studying in Salzburg, Austria. Mr. Breece is a member of the Commanderie De Bordeaux, Alliance Francaise and the Phoenix Committee on Foreign Relations.
Mrs. Kendrick is a public speaker and the former director of Young Life, an interdenominational ministry to adolescents. She was one of the founders of Young Life which began as a junior high and high school program but through her efforts expanded into a collegiate program, starting at Arizona State University and now offered world-wide. She is a full time mom of four children, all of whom attend ISA. She continues to be involved with the ASU chapter of Young Life, volunteers at both the school and community level, and brings solid communication and organizational skills to her work with the ISA Board.
Michael Schoon is an assistant professor at Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability where he teaches courses on governance and resilience. His research focuses on collaboration to resolve environmental dilemmas, with projects ranging from local sustainability challenges in Arizona to green growth initiatives in China to biodiversity conservation in South Africa. Michael has a BS in Aerospace Engineering and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arizona and began his career as an engineer in Chicago and Munich. After receiving an MBA from Indiana University, he worked as a strategy consultant for Kurt Salmon Associates in Atlanta, focusing on the retail sector. He then returned to academia to pursue a PhD in Environmental Policy, also from Indiana University, where he studied and worked with Elinor Ostrom, a Nobel Laureate in Economics. Mike and his wife, Lyrna Siklossy Schoon, chose ISA for their two daughters to gain the benefits of language immersion as well as exposing them to multiple cultural perspectives and raise them as global citizens in an interconnected world.
Sarah Moesker is a Managing Director at Slalom, a purpose-driven consulting firm that helps companies solve business problems and build for the future with solutions spanning business advisory, customer experience, technology, and analytics. Sarah is degreed in Foreign Service from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, but after a career U-turn has been working in business and IT consulting and software for nearly two decades. Since Sarah’s early years in software (InfoMC and Oracle) and consulting (Ernst & Young), she has had the opportunity to lead large project teams, primarily in large strategic business and IT transformations. As a Managing Director at Slalom, Sarah is able to combine her passion for problem solving with a desire to help local companies push the boundaries of what is possible - together. Sarah and her husband (Thuan Nguyen) chose ISA for their two sons because they believe firmly in the benefits of a multilingual progressive international education.
Jean-Marc Lazzari is Chief Executive Officer at Axway since 2015. He is an established "Corporate entrepreneur", working with technology start ups to major divisions of international groups, speed up innovation and keep the Group ahead of the game in the ever-evolving middleware and digital business market. Jean-Marc Lazzari likes to explore pastures new. Jean-Marc is a business leader and innovator. An established player on the international and innovation markets, he was successively Vice President IBM Business Consulting Services EMEA West Region, General Manager UNISYS, President of CGI/Logica France, Executive Vice President SFR and then Advisor to the President at Sopra GMT.