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Robert Cody

Head of School - ACS International School Doha, Qatar

Robert Cody has more than 20 years of experience as an educator, administrator, and community collaborator. Known for closing his emails and letters with the words “Relentlessly Positive,” he says the practice holds him accountable to having a positive attitude. Robert began his career teaching Middle and High School in New York and New Hampshire, before serving as a High School Assistant Principal in Vermont.

He was appointed principal of Manitou Springs High School in Manitou Springs, Colorado in 2002. For three years, Robert implemented the renowned International Baccalaureate programme at Northbridge International School Cambodia, providing students with a recognised continuum of education to rigorously challenge their academic and personal growth. As an administrator who leads by example, Robert also worked alongside students as they built homes in surrounding communities for Habitat for Humanity.