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August 2022

Dear CAC Community,

The CAC campus was buzzing with excitement today as our new and returning students and families arrived for the 2022-2023 school year. We look forward to having our little ones (PreK) start tomorrow. Our faculty, staff and administrators have been working diligently and passionately in preparation. We welcomed the largest number of students back on campus since 2014! This year we have enrolled 870 students representing 56 different nationalities with 188 new students and 132 new families. We also recruited 20 new experienced faculty from some of the most reputable international schools in the world. On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I am thrilled to welcome you all to our vibrant and warm CAC family.  Read more ...


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The School Board will be composed of a minimum of six (6) members and up to a maximum of twelve (12) members from the following categories:

    • Representatives of Organizations and Institutions;
    • Elected Representatives; and
    • Appointed Representatives


Ms. Sioud is the Management Counselor for Management Affairs at U.S. Embassy Cairo, Egypt.  Prior to Cairo, she was the Deputy Consul General at the U.S. Consulate in Erbil, Iraq, the Management Counselor at U.S. Embassy Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and the Deputy Chief of Mission at U.S. Embassy N’Djamena, Chad. Her other postings include the Executive Office of the Near Eastern Affairs &  South and Central Asian Affairs Bureaus, U.S. Embassies Singapore, Ulaanbaatar, Tripoli, Algiers, and Doha, and U.S. Consulates General Dubai and Auckland. She also served as the Political Advisor to the 1st Armored Division based in Tikrit, Iraq, and as a Civilian Observer with the Multinational Force & Observers in the Sinai. Prior to joining the Department of State, Ms. Sioud was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guinea, and worked with the United Nations World Food Program. She is married with two school aged children.


KHORSHIDDALIAMs. Khorshid joined the Board in July 2022 as an appointed representative.  Ms. Khorshid is a committed mother of two boys and a girl, with the youngest son attending CAC in grade 7.   

Ms. Khorshid holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business from the AUC and possesses over 25 years of global experience in various leadership capacities working within investment banking and corporate finance.

Ms. Khorshid is a positively energetic, supportive, outcome driven and globally experienced Business Leader. A highly passionate and influential, board level executive and the former Minister of Investment for the Government of Egypt, who possesses a 360-degree exposure in the areas of investment banking and project finance, and possesses a proven successful track record of spearheading leadership in the overseeing of multi-billion-dollar transactions.

KHALIFAHASSANMr. Khalifa joined the Board in July 2022 as a Community Representative for a two-year term ending in June 2024.  He and his wife have two children attending CAC Alia attending grade 8 and Omar attending grade 4.

Mr. Khalifa has worked in the sports industry since 2014. He is the Chairman and Co-Founder of Stamina Sports and Fitness which has brought the world-renowned Ironman race to Egypt for the first time in November 2021 among other races and events. He is also the owner and founder of Pioneers Insurance Brokerage company. Mr. Khalifa graduated from the American University in Cairo class of 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and graduated from George Washington University class of 2013 with an MBA specialized in Project Management. He is currently serving on the board of Heliopolis Sports Club- the sports and marketing division. 


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