Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is elected every two years by members and includes four officers and 11 members at large.

Ali Kamal Daud

President & Co-Founder

Marla Valdez

Executive Secretary

Paul Murphy

BOARD MEMBER

Emmee Haun

Co-founder

Ramzi Schumann

Treasurer

Michael Tsang

Board Member

Fouad Eid

Vice President

Talal Al Subhi

Board Member

Ali Al Rahma

Board Member

Andrew Barwig

Board Member

Firas Al-Abduwani

Board Member

If you are interested in serving on the OABC board, our next election will be held in October 2019.

Requirements for Board Members:

  • Must be a member of the OABC or an authorized representative of a corporate or premium member company
  • Must notify the organization before Oct 1st of his/her intention to be a candidate for the Board of Directors
  • Attend quarterly OABC Board meetings
  • Respond promptly to emails regarding OABC initiatives
  • Strongly consider joining a committee of the OABC (Events, CSR or Business Development)
  • Actively participate in OABC events when possible, and other priorities of the organization

Benefits for Board Members

  • May suggest special initiatives and events of the OABC
  • Involvement in high-level planning of specific programs or events of the OABC
  • Vote on high-level decisions to impact all OABC members
  • Receive promotions and invitations to premium member events as well as complimentary tickets for other organizations’ events
  • Build relationships with other Members of the Board and OABC leadership