BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Asociación Escuelas Lincoln is a nonprofit organization, officially recognized by the Argentine Provincial Ministry of Education and established under the laws and regulations of Argentina. The legal domicile of the Asociacion is the Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires. The Asociacion is governed by a 14- member Board of Governors, who are responsible for guiding strategic direction of the school, setting school policy, overseeing Lincoln’s financial status, and supporting and evaluating the Superintendent. The Board is composed of parents and alumni, representing various international corporations, as well as one non-voting member appointed by the US Ambassador.
MEET OUR BOARD MEMBERS
Douglas holds a BA from Harvard University, a Master degree in Philosophy of Science from Cambridge University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. His current position is Chairman of Celulosa Argentina and some of his previous work experience include being co-founder of Farmacity, and positions in Circular and Patagonia Bioenergía.He has three children at Lincoln: one in High School and two in Middle School. His personal interests range from enjoying the piano and guitar to science. He also loves good food.
Carolina is a Lincoln alumni and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Washington and Lee University and an MBA from IAE Business School. She is currently Director of Inversiones JR and Treasurer from Fundación Vida sin Violencia. Her family has a long tradition at Lincoln and she has two children attending Elementary School.
Marcos is General Manager of Strategy, Business Performance and Finance for Chevron in Latin America. He previously held positions with he company in the US, Angola, Bangladesh, Venezuela and the UK. Marcos holds a Master degree in Business Administration from Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor degree in Electronic Engineering from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. Marcos is the father of two sons attending Lincoln.
Lourdes Rodriguez Chamussy
Lulu (Lourdes), is a Development economist working for the World Bank. She has a Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of California, Berkeley. She has a daughter and a son currently attending Lincoln. Lulu has lived in Mexico, France, Canada, the United States, and Finland.
Tamar holds a BA in Political Science from Tel Aviv University and a Master degree in Journalism and Latin American Studies from New York University. Her current position is Director of the United Nations Information Center in Buenos Aires and she also worked as Communications Officer for UNICEF in New York, Geneva and Panama. She has two children at Lincoln: one in High School and one in Middle School.
Walter has served Lincoln since March 2017. Initially as CEO of Schlumberger for Argentina, Bolivia, and Chile. Walter is an Electronic Engineer from the Universidad Nacional de Cordoba with orientation on Industrial process and Bio-engineering. He worked 20 years in Schlumberger in several management positions in Saudi Arabia and Latin America including two global roles, as Vice President of Human Resources based in the US and as Commercial Director for the Drilling group based in London. His two children have attended Lincoln since 2017. Currently, Walter is the CEO of AESA a YPF subsidiary that he represents.
Helena is a Director at AR Partners, a Buenos Aires based financial services firm. She previously worked at Merrill Lynch, Raymond James and Citi. She has a Masters Degree in International Relations from Columbia University. Helena is originally from Sweden and her husband is an Argentine diplomat. They have two sons at Lincoln.
Elena, who is a Geoscience Advisor, is currently Chief Development Geologist and B20-Officer in YPF. Previously, she was Head of Reservoir for Fugro in Dubai and Reservoir Geologist for Shell in The Netherlands and Oman. Elena has a Ph.D. in Geochemistry from Lausanne University, a Bsc. in Earth Science and an IB from UWC of the Adriatic. Her sons are happy Lincoln students since K4. Elena represents OFI in the Lincoln board.
Luisa holds a Medical degree from the University of Milan and a Master in Epidemiology from LSHTM. She is currently the representative of UNICEF Argentina, and she previously worked as Health Adviser for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNICEF) and in several humanitarian and development posts in Africa, Asia and Latin America. She has three children at Lincoln: two in High School and one in Elementary School.
Austin holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and he is currently serving as Political Officer at the US Embassy in Buenos Aires. He previously worked with the Department of State in Venezuela, Germany and the Democratic Republic of Congo. He has two children at Lincoln, both of them in Elementary School.
Joaquín Lo Cane
A graduate of ITBA, the Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires. His two sons and his daughter are attending Lincoln.