Majority of KICS Board Members are parents of KICS children. Board Members are selected based on institutional by-laws and governance policy and based on the Mission, Vision, and Philosophy of the school.
Brett Shreck moved to Rwanda in February 2010 with his wife, Keli, and his children to serve with ROC Partners and Christ’s Church in Rwanda. Brett serves as the Senior Pastor for Christ’s Church Rwanda. The Shrecks have two children in university in the US, and three younger children at KICS. Brett received his bachelors from Oklahoma Christian University and has spent several years managing his own business. Brett spent a substantial amount of time serving in Eastern Europe in the ’80s and ’90s. Keli is a Physical Therapist with degrees from Oklahoma Christian University and the University of Oklahoma. (Board Member since April 2010)
Juliet Mbabazi and her family have been part of KICS since 2007. She is the owner of Real Innovations, a company that specializes in Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Exhibitions and Events. Prior to that she served at MTN as Training Manager and in other capacities between 1998-2006. She has a BA in Social Work and MBA in Leadership & Organizational Development & Human Resources Management. Juliet has served on other boards and has been a member of the KICS Board of Trustees since 2015.
Shiphrah Kenganzi Kiiza (Vice Chairwoman) moved to Rwanda from Uganda in 2010 together with her husband Ben Michael Kiiza and their four children (All at KICS), when her husband was assigned to open up Victoria Motors Rwanda Limited. Alongside supporting her husband in his role, Shiphrah is Team leader at Redwoods Leadership Limited a Rwandan registered Leadership training, Team building and Communications training company. Before moving to Rwanda, Shiphrah worked for the British Council in Uganda for over 10 years and for various high priority USAID funded programmes in various Training and Grants management roles. Shiphrah holds a Master of Science in Finance and Accounting and is a four-level certified Leadership trainer. Shiphrah also serves on the Board of Abahizi Rwanda, a social enterprise for Rwandan Women in Masoro, Northern Province and has served on the KICS Board since March 2015.
Anthony Masozera is the CEO of Vanu Rwanda LTD, a company that provides telecommunications services to rural communities. He has previously served as CEO of Econet-LEO Burundi, and CEO of MTN Guinea Bissau. He has served on the boards of Grameen Foundation Rwanda, Higher Life Foundation Burundi, Econet-LEO Wireless Burundi and the Burundi Backbone System. He obtained his Bachelors and Masters of Business of Administration degrees in the USA, is a Certified Public Accountant with the State of Texas, and is also a founding member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda. He is a Fellow of the Africa Leadership Initiative-East Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network. Anthony has three children at KICS and is married to Peace Uwase, DG of Financial Stability at BNR. (Board Member since April 2018)
Benjamin P. Thomas is the husband of Susie Thomas. Together, they have followed God’s global call. This call has included making their home in three countries on three continents in the last fourteen years: America, India, and Rwanda. Included in their global call, Ben and Susie have had the joy of parenting Simon, Talya, Charlie, and Annie. These four kids were made on three continents. The opportunity to raise a global family in a global world with a loving wife that asks deep questions about culture and identity has given Ben an appreciation for why differences are important. Ben and Susie have had the privilege of learning and serving with colleagues worldwide with Campus Crusade for Christ International. Currently, while serving with CRU, they have the joy of leading the Kigali International Community School (KICS) in Kigali, Rwanda. KICS is home to over 30 nationalities, and Ben and Susie are cherishing this opportunity to serve globally while preparing servant leaders to impact the world for Christ. (As director, Ben serves as a non-voting member of the KICS school board.)
Sang Hoon Lee came to Rwanda in 1994 as a relief worker, where he met his partner, Song Hee. Since then, he has worked in relief, rehabilitation, community development in various countries including Kenya, Cambodia, Afghanistan, and Uganda. Currently, he is the CEO of Nanuri LTD that provides medical and educational services to children and people in need. He is also a lecturer of Development Studies at the Protestant Institute of Social Science in Huye District. His partner, Song Hee, is the founder and director of 2&5 Christian Academy in Kanombe. As a father of three KICS alumni, he values KICS’ vision of ‘character before career’ and firmly believes that Christ-centeredness is the cornerstone of all values. He received his B.A. in Political Science at Yonsei University (Korea) and M.A in International Affairs at Columbia University.