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Mr. James Thornley
James has been associated with ISB for many years. James, and his wife Marija, have two daughters who have attended ISB from the pre-kindergarten stage until their current grades; 10 and 12. James is an Economics graduate from Birmingham University in the UK. He moved to Belgrade in 2002 to take up a position with KPMG. James led the KPMG practice in Serbia and Montenegro for many years until retiring from the firm in 2018. He is currently a partner in a boutique financial advisory firm which cooperates with Karanovic & Partners the largest commercial law firm in operating in ex-Yugoslavia. James became a member of the ISB Board of Trustees in 2019.   
Ms. Marija Vuksan-Delic
Marija and her husband Milutin are parents of two ISB students in the Lower School. They joined the school in 2018. Marija has been professionally engaged for over 15 years in the area of HR and OD management, in academia, business and NGO sectors across different geographies, including living and working in New York, Central Asia countries and Germany. She is currently involved in researching organisational values systems and the role of empathy. 
Ms. Sarah Gjorgjijevski (Secretary)
Sarah and her husband, Goran, are the parents of two lower school students at ISB.  Sarah is the Deputy Economic Section Chief at U.S. Embassy Belgrade. She has served with the U.S. State Department in Slovenia, the Dominican Republic and the Eastern Caribbean. Prior to becoming a diplomat, she worked in international development and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in North Macedonia. She has a B.A. in comparative literature from Smith College, a certificate in European Business from L’Ecole Européenne Des Affaires à Paris, and an M.A. in international relations from Yale University. Sarah and her family moved to Belgrade in July 2019. 
Ms. Shanley Pinchotti (Treasurer)
Shanley Pinchotti is the Director of the Office of Economic Growth and Democratic Governance at USAID Serbia. She arrived in Belgrade in August 2019. She has a B.A. in Psychology from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA and an M.A. in International Development from the Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium. She has served overseas with USAID for 11 years and has lived in Ukraine, Russia, Bosnia and Herzegovina prior to Serbia. She was also an English teacher in China and Italy before turning to international development. Shanley and her husband Slavisa have two sons. Nathan is in second grade at ISB and Roman is two. 
Ms. Tamara Zujovic 
Tamara and her family live in Belgrade and have been a part of the ISB community since year 2010. She is married and has two children. Tamara graduated from the Faculty of Economics at the University of Belgrade. At the beginning of her carrier, she worked at a large construction company Invest Export as a sales manager. Thereafter, Tamara worked as a sales manager for Mega Tabac. For the last 15 years, she's held senior management positions in several successful Serbian companies. As the CEO of Lilly Drogerie and Hleb&Kifle, she was in charge of the day-to-day operations. 
Mr. Vladimir Ilic (Vice-Chair)
Vladimir Ilic is the owner of New Image d.o.o, a company positioned in IT and digital printing industry. Before joining the ISB Board of Trustees in 2017, he served as a member of its Development Committee. Mr. Ilic holds a B.A. and an M.A. in Applied Arts and Visual Communications, obtained from the University of Belgrade. He lives in Belgrade with his wife and son, who has been attending ISB since 2012.
Mr. Vladislav Lalic (Chair)
Vlada and his wife, Aleksandra, have two sons who attend ISB. During Vlada’s early years, from 6th to 9th grades, he attended the International School of Stockholm in Sweden. Vlada graduated in 1991 from the American College of Greece with a B.A. in Economics. Since then, Vlada has worked for IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing company, where he has held several senior management positions in Romania, Turkey and Spain. In 2009, Vlada returned to his home country of Serbia as IKEA’s Property & Expansion Manager for South East Europe. This is Vlada’s seventh year as a member of the ISB Board of Trustees.