Rana Wazir Zailaa



Bachelor of Arts in Journalism- Radio and TV, Lebanese University
Master of Arts in Education- Emphasis on Educational Administration and Supervision, Haigazian University


Born and raised in Lebanon, Rana joined ABTS in 2008 serving first as Academic Assistant then Academic Coordinator before taking up the Registrar position in 2012. Rana holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in education, with an emphasis on administration and supervision. Rana is married to ABTS faculty Walid Zailaa. Together, they have a son called Jeremy. Rana is currently the chairperson of the accreditation commission at the Middle East and North Africa Association for Theological Education (MENATE). In the past, she served for five years as a member of the visiting evaluation team with the European Council for Theological Education (ECTE) and sat on the ECTE council for three years. She is currently a member of the ECTE Accreditation Commission.