Members of the Board

Ulrike Bagehorn

Secretary

Horacio Facca

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
Honorary Board Member

Dr. Johannes Frühauf

Treasurer
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

Trustee

Karen Karidoyanes

Director, Undergraduate International and Transfer Admission at Bentley University
Advisory Board Member
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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Torin Koester

Parent Council Representative
Advisory Board Member

Marina May

Director of the Goethe-Institut Boston
Advisory Board Member
Marina started working for the Goethe-Institut in 2008 and has had postings in Hanoi, Munich, and Shanghai. In 2018 she became the director of the Goethe-Institut Boston. Marina will contribute her experience in international cultural exchange, German language education as well as her personal experience as GISB mother.
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Carolin McCaffrey

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
Honorary Board Member

Dr. Stefan G. Tullius

Chair

Anja von Rosenstiel

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
Honorary Board Member

Emily Westhoven

Director of the German American Business Council of Boston
Advisory Board Member
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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