Members of the Board

Ulrike Bagehorn

Board of Trustees
Secretary of the Corporation
Ulrike is a Management Consultant with more than 20 years of experience as a project manager. She is excited to contribute her experience to the board, supporting different board projects at GISB. She and her husband have one child at GISB, they all love the passion of teachers and staff as well as the community spirit.
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Horacio Facca

Board of Trustees
Trustee
"GISB is a very special school that my family loves a great deal and what we cherish being part of. It is a great honor to join the BoT and, together with fellow BoT members, being able to serve and help grow such a wonderful international community."
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Detlev Fiedler

Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Boston
Delegate of the Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Boston

Dr. Johannes Frühauf

Board of Trustees
Treasurer of the Corporation
With his background as a physician working in diverse health systems, coupled with 20+ years as a serial biotech entrepreneur, Dr. Frühauf holds multiple Life-science leadership positions (Founder of LabCentral/Biolabs & Partner at BioInnovation Capital) alongside acting as GISB’s current Treasurer.
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Roy Goldschmitt

Board of Trustees
Trustee
Roy is an Engineering Leader with 20 years of experience in the IT industry. His three kids attend GISB, and the family enjoys being part of this international community. Roy wants to contribute to making GISB the best place for our students' academic and personal growth, and a great place to work for our faculty and staff.
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Karen Karidoyanes

Director, Undergraduate International and Transfer Admission at Bentley University
Advisory Council for the Board of Trustees
Karen has had a career in International Education for 34 years. She has worked as an ESL teacher and in Study Abroad as well as held various advisory board and consulting positions. She possesses a passion for cross-cultural understanding and a belief that only through education the world can become a more benevolent place.
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Steffen Kaupp, Ph. D.

Director Language Programs & Deputy Director of the Goethe-Institut Boston
Advisory Council for the Board of Trustees
Steffen joined the Goethe-Institut Boston in 2019 as Director of Language Programs. He is honored to bring his experience in language education and global cultural exchange to the GISB Board to support the school in its mission to create an inclusive learning community, where all students can achieve academic excellence.
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Torin Koester

Chair of the GISB Parent Council
Corporation Invitee

Carolin McCaffrey

Board of Trustees
Trustee
Living in the US for 20 years, Carolin has vast experience as an international executive and strategist in global business education. She feels honored and excited to be able to actively contribute to creating an environment where every student, faculty, and staff member gets challenged to achieve academic excellence.
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Nicole Menzenbach

Consul General of Germany to New England

Dr. Stefan G. Tullius

Board of Trustees
Chair of the Board of Trustees and President of the Corporation

Anja von Rosenstiel

Board of Trustees
Trustee
"What I love about this school is that it is a small school with a global mindset. It creates a safe space for children, giving them the confidence and curiosity to explore themselves, and later the world. I feel grateful to be part of this undertaking."
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Elizabeth von Wagner

Cultural and Press Affairs, German Consulate Boston
Delegate of the Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Boston

Emily Westhoven

Director of the German American Business Council of Boston
Advisory Council for the Board of Trustees
Emily is the Executive Director of the German-American Business Council of Boston, Inc. and was formerly Chair of the School Committee of the German Saturday School Boston. She brings her passion for German language education and her knowledge of the German-American community to GISB.
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