Mark Lentz

Head of School/CEO and Qatar Country Lead

Mark has been the Head of School/CEO of GEMS American Academy Qatar since March 2017 and Qatar Country Lead since April 2021.  Previously, he was the Director of the American International School in Egypt.  Prior to that appointment, he was an administrator, teacher and counselor in several schools both internationally and in the United States.  Mark holds a BA in Psychology, a Master's in Clinical Social Work, a post graduate teaching certification in Social Studies and is currently finalizing his Doctorate in Educational Leadership.