Key Staff

Subhiya Idilbi Associate Director SPA - Key Leadership Program

Sophie Idilbi is the Associate Director for the Key Executive Leadership programs; she joined the Key staff in the fall of 2007 as an advisor for the Key Executive Leadership Certificate Programs. Sop

  si8400a@american.edu

  (202) 885-6256

Patrick Malone Director and Executive in Residence SPA - Public Admin and Policy

Professor Malone is the Director, Key Executive Leadership Programs at American University. He is a frequent guest lecturer on kindness, gratitude, emotional intelligence, compassion, ethics, mindfuln

  pmalone@american.edu

  (202) 885-6271

Dawn McAvoy Coaching Administrator SPA - School of Public Affairs

I am energized by helping leaders and organizations be more effective. I enjoy drawing on 25+ years of experience (including working with small businesses, consulting companies, and higher education)

  dmcavoy@american.edu

  (202) 885-3262

Haneen Aljuhani Program Coordinator SPA - School of Public Affairs

Haneen is the Program Coordinator managing the OIG certificate program. Her background includes experience in adult ESL/EFL education, training, and project management. Haneen is passionate and contin

  haneen@american.edu

  (202) 885-1464

Nikki Dean Advisement Specialist SPA - Public Admin and Policy

Nikki has been with the Key Executive Leadership Program as an Advisement Specialist since 2019. She has a passion for higher education and helping adult learners continue their journey. Originally fr

  ndean@american.edu

Anna Cook Coaching Administrator SPA - Public Admin and Policy

Anna joined the Key Executive Leadership team as a Coaching Administrator in September 2019. Passionate about education, she taught Pre-K for a few years before transitioning to Higher Ed, and prior t

  acook@american.edu

George Reese Senior RFP Programs Coordinator SPA - School of Public Affairs

George is the Senior RFP Programs Coordinator managing our TSA and ICE programs. Prior to joining Key in 2018 George was a trainer and the Training Coordinator for Georgetown University's Training

  greese@american.edu