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Country Director:

Chris Shinn

Dr. Shinn has 18 years of experience working in the field of international education with a particular focus in the Middle East and North Africa. He is currently the country director for AMIDEAST Tunisia. He joined AMIDEAST in 2003 working for the Fulbright Foreign Student Program in Washington DC, and then became AMIDEAST’s country director for the West Bank and Gaza office in 2004.  His tenure in Palestine lasted nearly a decade as he segued from the country director position to directing three major education projects funded by the United States Agency for International Development.  These projects focused on university faculty development, as well as supporting the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in capacity building and policy development in the areas of pre-service and in-service teacher training, leadership development and the use of technology in education. 

Mr. Shinn has been an English school teacher, as well as taught comparative education courses to undergraduate and graduate students.  He is a graduate of the University of Washington in international relations and later earned his master’s and doctorate in education from the University of Sydney in Australia. His experience spans the divide between compulsory education and higher education, as well as that of being an educator and educational administrator. He has lived in over a dozen countries and currently lives in Tunis with his wife and two children.  







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Human Resources Manager

Aicha Chouari

71 145 704

Human Resources Assistant

Emna Mouradi71 145 783

Purchasing & Publicity Coordinator

Amina Klibi

71 145 736

Facilities Coordinator

Khames Brahmia 

Customer Service & Contracts Manager

Sonia Chaambi

71 145 730

Customer Service Representative / LAC Coordinator

Lotfi Bouteraa


Customer Service Representative

Mohamed Melki

71 145 731

Customer Service Representative

Sawssen Riahi

71 145 703

Customer Service Representative

Mahjouba Nasri

71 145 731

Customer Service Representative

Nahla Hamdi71 145 709

IT Coordinator

Zouhair Raddadi

71 145 734

IT Assistant

Ramzi Ben Nasr71 145 734

Online Community Manager

Mohamed Hedi Selmi 
Finance and Accounting Manager

Boutheina Gharbi

71 145 705


Makrem Sbei71 145 755


 Mouna Kallel 71 145 756


Mouldi Khlifi71 145 781


Nejla Ben Amor

71 145 712

Telephone Operator

Imed Souid

71 145 732


Walid El Mokaddem



Mbarek Benja


Advising and Exchange Programs


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Educational Advisor                              

Mariem Laabidi 


Exchange Program Coordinator

Nada Belhassen

71 145 745

Assistant Exchange Program Coordinator

Sahar Kamkoum

71 145 751

 Testing Programs


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Testing Manager                                     

Nabila Lamouchi

71 145 750

Testing Assistant

Samar Oueslati

71 145 735

Customer Service Representative

Aymen Dhaya

71 145 733

Marketing & Sales


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Sales Representative

Sahbi Agrebi71 145 714

Sales and Marketing Representative 

Leila Arfaoui71 145 714

American Corner


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Tunis Coordinator

Sybil Bullock 

71 145 716

Sousse Coordinator

Stephen Quillen

71 145 774

English Language Training


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Director of the EL Department

Amy Mabrouk

71 145 718

Senior Administrative Assistant

Beya Tsouli

71 145 717

EL Assistant

Meriem Ben Saad

71 145 706

EL Coordinator

Mariem Salhi 71 145 707

Book Inventory assistant

Mohamed Zied Fatnassi 






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Site Manager

Hajer Habbassi

71 145 773

EL Manager

Roxann Ouerfelli

71 145 773


 Mejda Bouchnak 

71 145 772

Customer Service Representative (Monastir)

Jawaher Charfeddine


Customer Service Representative

Soaussen Lamiri 71 145 770