Board of Trustees

The Institute for Palestine Studies Board of Trustees includes businessmen, public figures, professionals, and intellectuals from across the Arab world. The 2018 Board of Trustees is listed below by alphabetical order, and include members of the Executive Committee and the officers of the Board.

2018 BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Honorary Chairman

Walid Khalidi (Palestine, Lebanon) 

Chairman

Tarek Mitri (Lebanon) 

Vice Chairman

Basel Amin Aql (Palestine, Jordan)

Treasurer

Luay Khoury (Jordan, Bahrain)

Secretary

Camille Mansour (Palestine)

Executive Committee Members

Muhammad Ali Khalidi (Palestine, Jordan)

Fadi Moghaizel (Lebanon)
Adnan Mroueh (Lebanon)
Leila Shahid (Palestine)
Huda Zurayk (Lebanon)

Other Trustees

Maher Abughazaleh (Palestine, Lebanon)
Faisal Alami (Palestine, Lebanon)

Lolwa Alkhater (Qatar)
Issam Ashour (Palestine, Lebanon)
Hanan Ashrawi (Palestine)
Muhsin Al-Ayni (Yemen)
Lakhdar Brahimi (Algeria)
Ibrahim Dabdoub (Palestine, Kuwait)
Mazen Dajani (Palestine, Jordan)
Izzat Darwazeh (Palestine, UK)
Ali Fakhro (Bahrain)
Anwar Gargash (UAE)
Abdlatif Y. Al-Hamad (Kuwait)
Khalil Hindi (Palestine)
Sawsan Al-Fahoum Jafar (Palestine)
Taher Kanaan (Palestine, Jordan) 
Walid Khaddouri (Iraq, Lebanon)
Samer Said Khoury (Palestine, Lebanon)
Fadia Kiwan (Lebanon)
Mai Masri (Palestine, Lebanon)
Rana Masri (Palestine, Lebanon) 
Gamil Mattar (Egypt)
Mouhammed Mustafa (Palestine)
Issam Naaman (Lebanon)
Randa Nabulsi (Palestine, Jordan)
Hisham Nashabe (Lebanon)
Rami R. Nimr (Palestine, Lebanon)
Nabil H. Qaddumi (Palestine, Kuwait)
Suhail Sabbagh (Palestine, Lebanon)
Riad T. Al-Sadik (Palestine)
Hani Salaam (Lebanon)
Nawaf Salaam (Lebanon)
Hashim Shawa (Palestine)
Mahmoud Soueid (Lebanon)
Mazen Soueid (Lebanon)


DECEASED TRUSTEES

Many of those who served IPS over the decades are now deceased. The Institute is ever grateful for their contribution. Their names are listed below, followed by their country and the year of their passing.

Honorary Chairman

Said T. Khoury (Palestine, Lebanon, 2014) 

Hasib Sabbagh (Palestine, Lebanon, 2010)

Other Trustees

Nabih Amin Faris (Lebanon, 1967)
Maurice Gemayel (Lebanon, 1970)
Saleh Masud Abu Yaseer (Libya, 1973)
Wadad Cortas (Lebanon, 1979)
Fuad Sarrouf (Lebanon, 1985)
Sa'id Himadeh (Lebanon, 1991)
Edmond Rabbath (Lebanon, 1991)
Muhammad Mursi Ahmad (Egypt, 1994)
Farid Saad (Jordan, 1995)
Taher Radwan (Saudi Arabia, 1996)
Ahmad Baha-El-Din (Egypt, 1996)
As'ad Al-As'ad (Lebanon, 1996)
Pierre Edde (Lebanon, 1997)
Shams Ed-Din Wakil (Egypt, 1998)
Constantine Zurayk (Lebanon, 2000)
Burhan Dajani (Jordan, 2000)
Charles Helou (Lebanon, 2001)
Hala Salam Maksoud (Lebanon, 2002)
Zahia Kaddoura (Lebanon, 2002)
Mohieddine Saber (Sudan, 2003)
Adib Daoudy (Syria, 2004)
Abdel-Aziz al-Saqr (Kuwait, 2005)
Edmond Naim (Lebanon, 2006)
'Abdel-Wahhab 'Abdel-Wassi' (Saudi Arabia, 2006)
Najla Abu Izzeddin (Lebanon, 2008)
Mahmoud Darwish (Palestine, 2008)
Nadim Dimechkie (Lebanon, 2009)
Sami Alami (Palestine, Lebanon, 2010)
Mohammad Al-Majzoub (Lebanon, 2016)
Salman Abbasi (Palestine, 2016)
Abdul Muhsin Al-Qattan (Palestine, Kuwait, 2017)
Abdul Hassan Zalzalah (Iraq, 2018)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015 BOARD OF TRUSTEES of Institute for Palestine Studies USA, Inc.

President & Chairman

Walid Khalidi 

Vice President & Vice Chairman  

Rashid I. Khalidi

Secretary 

Paul F. Saba, Esq. 

Treasurer

Philip Mattar

Other Trustees

Camille Mansour

Tarek Mitri