Conference Presenters

Beth Pfannl

Dr. Beth Pfannl, ISS Vice President for Administrative Searches and Governance Services

Dr. Beth Pfannl has 30 years of experience in international education. She was most recently the long-standing head of the American Overseas School of Rome. Beth has served on numerous boards and committees including ECIS, Middle States International Schools Advisory Committee, and the Paraguayan-American Cultural Center.

Past president of AAIE and the Rome International Schools Association (RISA), and currently serving as a trustee of The American University of Rome, Beth was inducted into AAIE's Hall of Fame (2013) and received the National Distinguished Principal Award from the Office of Overseas Schools (2003). She earned her doctorate from the Sorbonne in Paris and her BA from McGill University. Beth runs the annual Mary Anne Haas ISS Women’s Symposium for educational leaders and speaks regularly on women and other under-represented groups in global leadership roles.