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Advisory Board

iTEP International Test of

English Proficiency

  • John Katzman The Princeton Review & 2tor, Inc.

    John founded The Princeton Review in 1981. His innovative ideas on educational reform have made him one of the nation's leading authorities on assessment, K-12 choice, and university admissions. In 2007, John stepped down as CEO at The Princeton Review to start a new post-secondary organization, 2tor. In August 2008, he announced a partnership with the Rossier School at the University of Southern California to create a high-quality, selective, online Masters of Arts in Teaching program, which launched in 2009.

  • Roger Riske, Ph.D.Educational Resource Development Trust

    Roger retired as president of ERDT in 2008 after 30 years in that position. ERDT, a non-profit educational foundation, is primarily involved in high school exchange programs, having been designated an exchange-visitor sponsor in 1980 by the US Department of State. Roger continues to work part-time on special projects, including the establishment of a private high school placement program for international students. Roger was an English teacher with the Peace Corps in Tunisia from 1964-67. From 1979-1989, Roger also taught courses in international relations and world politics in the Department of Political Science at UCLA.

  • Carol McAllisterCalifornia State University, San Marcos

    Carol is Director of Admissions at California State University in San Marcos. She is a longtime advocate of international education, having herself lived and attended school in Scotland and Spain. Carol has worked in the field of international education and evaluation since assuming her first position in international admissions at the University of Southern California in 1982.

  • Jemal M. IdrisAcumen International

    Jemal is the founder and Managing Director of Acumen International. Acumen provides comprehensive talent management consulting services, helping companies drive increased performance by aligning business goals to human capital and maximizing people performance. He has more than 20 years of consulting experience in domestic and international training and education businesses. Jemal has also played key roles in the establishment and successful management of several business ventures in the Middle East region.

  • Perry SolomonAleratec, Inc

    Perry has a background in the high-tech field. Since 2000, he has been president and CEO of Aleratec, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of solutions for the USB, Flash, HDD, Blu-ray, DVD/CD duplicating, and DVD/CD publishing markets. Aleratec designs user-friendly, high-performance hardware along with intuitive software to assist corporations of any size with their media technology needs.

  • John HaydenAleratec, Inc

    John is President and co-founder of Versation, a company that provides web-based student management software for educational institutions. Versation's student recruitment and alumni management products help schools increase enrollment and maintain valuable relationships with past students. Versation also operates English, baby!, one of the most popular online ESL communities in the world.