Dr Jan L. Jones
Dr Thomas Gamboa Jr
Maryann Reid, a personal coach
and educator from New York, has a
passion for helping women create
structure and safety in their busy
lives. To connect with her, visit www.
Betina is a Cycle 2 teacher at a girls’
school in Al Ain. She and her family
are from Florida, USA and are enjoying
their time in the UAE. She is looking
forward to travelling, meeting other
new teachers, and helping her students
learn as much as they can.
Dr. Gamboa has nearly 20 years of
teaching experience at all levels from
elementary to university graduate
level. He is currently in his second year
as a cycle three public school English
teacher in the UAE.
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Aaron is a certified Senior Financial
Planner with over seven (7) years
experience in the financial industry.
He is based in Dubai where he utilises
his expertise representing Arlo
Associates. Contact Aaron via email at
PreSha has been an educator for
the past seven years. Originally from
Houston, Texas, PreSha is passionate
about empowering other educators.
She is also a Teach UAE Magazine
Gianna has extensive experience as
a teacher, principal, and inspector.
She is a consultant with expertise in
KG and has spoken at conferences
in Hong Kong, Spain and the U.K.
She sometimes works in the UAE. To
connect with her, email giannaulyatt@
Dr Jones (Associate Professor) is
currently the Travel and Tourism
Undergraduate Coordinator in the
Department of Recreation and Leisure
Studies at Southern Connecticut State
University in Connecticut, USA.
Chassie Selouane has a Bachelor of
Arts in Theatre & Education, a Master’s
of Education Degree - Curriculum
Instruction with a Specialization in ESl.
Chassie is the Director of Learning at
Mostafa (ArabBaba) is a teacher by
profession. He has been an Arab
Stay-At-Home-Baba (Dad) to his two
daughters. He is also a blogger, who
is on a mission to prove that Parental
Engagement is vital to the process
of children’s education. For more on
ArabBaba visit www.ArabBaba.org.