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The primary purpose of the Dean’s Council is to provide advice and support to the Dean of the School of International Service (SIS) in accomplishing strategic goals for the school. All members of the Dean’s Council are leaders in their respective fields. The members of the Dean’s Council serve as advocates for SIS to promote a greater awareness of SIS nationally and internationally.
Dean, School of International Service
Alan Fleischmann, Chair, SIS/BA '87, SPA/BS '87
Founder and President
Laurel Strategies, Inc. Co-Founder & Board Member ImagineNations Groups
Janice M. Abraham, SIS/BA '79
President and CEO
United Educators Insurance
Alexandros Aldous, WCL/JD '05, SIS/MA '06
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
The Chefs' Warehouse
Esther Benjamin, SIS/MA '92, CAS/MA '95
CEO for Africa Operations
Laureate Education, Inc.
The purpose of the SIS Dean's Young Alumni & Friends Committee is to provide an opportunity for young alumni and friends to contribute as an advisor, promoter, and motivator within the SIS community and beyond. Committee members serve a two-year term.
Robert Brodell, SIS/BA '11, SIS/MA '12
Compliance Specialist, U.S. Department Directorate of Defense Trade Councils
Shanna E., SIS/BA '05, SIS/MA '06
Regional Representative, U.S. Government
George C. Tagg, Jr., WCL/JD '07, SIS/MA '08
Special Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State