Board of Trustees & Corporation - American Overseas School of Rome

Board of Trustees & Corporation

AOSR is a non-profit, independent day school in the heart of Rome that is governed by a 12 member board of trustees.  The Board of Trustees is responsible for appointing the Head of School, strategic planning, and fiscal oversight of the school.


Board Members

  • Lester, Mark - Chair
  • Anette Brifalk Bjorklund - Vice-Chair
  • Pemberton, Susan - Treasurer
  • Nyberg, Jennifer - Secretary
  • Brunori, Chiara
  • Di Gregorio, Massimo
  • Gualtieri, Carolina
  • Knudson, Belinda M.
  • Mananikova, Maryna
  • Petrilli, Annamaria
  • Sallorenzo, Elif
  • Zeeberg, Amos

Honorary Board of Trustees

  • Dr. Franco Pavoncello, President, John Cabot University Rome

Board of Trustees Committees

  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Strategic Planning 
  • Facilities 

To contact the AOSR Board of Trustees, please write to

The American Overseas School of Rome is owned and operated by the parents of the students who attend the school. All parents WHO ARE NOT EMPLOYEES OF THE SCHOOL are eligible to join the AOSR Corporation.

AOSR Corporation

The AOSR Corporation is responsible for electing the members of the Board of Trustees and for approval of the yearly Audited Financial Statement. This occurs at the Annual Assembly of the Corporation which is held in November. 

Board of Trustees Hero AOSR