The International Academy for Social Development provides a variety of services under the expert guidance of a highly competent and experienced advisory board:
- M. Siddique Sheikh – Siddique is currently serving as a member of Board of Visitors for George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, appointed by Governor of Virginia. He is a very successful businessman, entrepreneur and an active member of the business community in Virginia. He also served as the Chairman of the Board of Virginia International University for a period of three years.
- Joseph P. Cangemi, PhD – Joe is a renowned industrial psychologist and President of the Creative Leadership Institute, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY. He has published many articles (more than 50) and authored and co-authored over a dozen books on effective leadership style.
- US Ambassador Osman Siddiqui (Retired), MBA – Prior to being named as US Ambassador to Fiji, Osman was recognized by Forbes magazine as a rising star among business executives in the travel industry representing Washington, DC metropolitan area. He is currently a consultant with the Hilton Corporation.
- Mehran Rastakhiz, PhD, MPA – Mehran currently serves as the Chairman, Board of Directors for the Center for Security and Emergency Management, Inc. based in Maryland. He is a Vietnam war veteran and an active community organizer.
- Laura Hills, PhD - Laura is the founding President of the Blue Pencil Institute. She is a former President of Fairfax Rotary Club, Fairfax, VA, an educator and author of half a dozen books and a sought after motivational speaker.
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