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International Education Corporation Unveils New Management Structure

International Education Corporation (IEC), a cornerstone in American career and technical education for over four decades, announced the restructuring of its management team aimed at driving forward its strategic vision and mission. This restructuring underscores IEC's commitment to excellence, innovation, and sustained growth in the ever-evolving landscape of postsecondary education.

As part of this strategic initiative, the company has appointed Shoukry Tiab as the new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Tiab has served IEC since 2011 in several leadership roles, including a tenure as Chief Operating Officer since 2016. With a proven track record of leadership and a deep understanding of the postsecondary education sector, he is poised to steer IEC into a new era of success.

"I am honored to lead International Education Corporation as we embark on the next chapter in the history of this great organization,” Mr. Tiab said. “With our restructured management team and renewed strategic direction, I am confident that we will continue to innovate and expand our offerings to meet the evolving needs of our students and industry partners."

This restructuring also includes other changes to the executive leadership team, with the following new appointments:

  • Robert Paul as Chief Administration Officer

  • Joanna Gut-Vargas, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

  • Christa Jones, Senior Vice President of Operations

  • Christopher Drozd, Vice President of Admissions

"As IEC forges ahead into the future, our dedication to providing accessible, quality educational programs that foster individual empowerment and catalyze transformative change remains unwavering,” Mr. Tiab said.

IEC's hallmark short-term, hands-on training programs have empowered generations of workers to secure vital entry-level positions across diverse industries. From Electrician Technicians to Dental Assistants, Automotive Technicians to Medical Assistants, and Pharmacy Technicians, IEC's laboratory-based campuses have been instrumental in shaping America's workforce. Most programs are designed to be completed in as few as 10 months.


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