Interim Head of School, Jakarta Intercultural School
Maya Nelson is currently the Interim Head of School at Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS). Prior to this, she served as the Deputy Head of School at JIS, Principal of both JIS Pondok Indah and JIS Pattimura Elementary Schools (2018-2020).
Maya has a distinguished career in education, having served as a teacher, a Student Services Director, and a Principal in various schools in both the United States and Asia (American School in Japan, Taipei American School, Hong Kong International School). Most importantly, Maya is a strong advocate for students. As a JIS alumna, she understands schools and education in Indonesia from her years as a student, a teacher, a parent of a recent graduate, and most recently, a senior administrator.