Director’s Messages

Two things rob people of their peace of mind: work unfinished and work yet begun” – Thomas Edison

Mr. Jeff Trudeau has been a respected international educator for almost 30 years, all of which have been in an International School setting. As an administrator, he has been consistently recognized for his excellent leadership in and contributions to the field of international education.

Mr. Trudeau has just successfully completed 8 years of service to the American International School of Monrovia. Prior, Mr. Trudeau served as the Superintendent of the four-campus New Sino Western Education Group in Qingdao, China.

Other Director postings have included Colegio Interamericano in Guatemala, and his first Head of School position as Director of Escuela Las Morochas in Venezuela, from 2006 – 2010. Mr. Trudeau currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Academy of International School Heads (AISH), which provides focused advocacy, support, and professional development to over 400 school leaders across the world.

Mr. Trudeau is here in Ouagadougou his wife Hassia — who will teach IB Biology to the ISO community — and his daughter Saleena, who will join the Pre Kinder 4 class. Mr. Trudeau and his family are both very pleased to join the positive and proactive community here at ISO!!

Jeff Trudeau