Steering Committee

Jean Brugniau, Founding Head of School

Jean Brugniau holds a Master’s Degree in Education (Curriculum, Measurement, Evaluation and Information Technology) from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Linguistics and Sociolinguistics from York University. He is certified as a School Principal and Supervisory Officer for the Ontario Ministry of Education (Canada). During his career, he held the positions of teacher and administrator in several educational institutions in France and in Canada, and he held the position of Headmaster at TFS International in Toronto for 13 years. For the last 10 years, Jean was Head of the American School of Marrakesh. Under his leadership, ASM grew significantly stronger and received its first ever accreditation by the Middle States Association (MSA). Prior to his retirement, he set ASM on the right track towards authorization as an IB Diploma Programme school. Jean is honored to lead the ASB Team and looks forward to the opening of such a special school in a very unique community!

Mouad Tijani, Steering Committee Member

Mouad holds a Bachelor of Education from Roger Williams University, RI USA and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction, Advanced IB Studies from George Mason University. Mouad is an alumnus of the U.S. Fulbright Scholar Program. Mouad joined AST Corp in 2008. He led ASM’s first accreditation by the Middle States Association and has been in charge of ASM’s two-year endeavor to obtain authorization as an IB World School offering the Diploma Programme. He is honored and excited to be part of the American School of Benguerir Founding Team