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Staff Profile: Mary Ann Ruiz, Team Leader at ADNH Compass

25 June 2019

Each week we will feature a member of staff across all areas of the school including teachers, admin staff, support staff and more, to get to know members of our school family a little better. Our profile this week is Mary Ann Ruiz, one of our Team Leaders from the school’s cleaning provider ADNH Compass.

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I was born in the beautiful province of Cavite, Philippines located on the southern shores of Manila Bay. It is known as “a place with a glorious past.”  Why read a book when you can walk through a place where history was made? We encourage tourists to explore and enjoy the whole country with a great smile and care from our local people.
Back in 2013 I made the decision to move to the UAE to further develop my skills and experience within a new environment. I was assigned in the Education cleaning department within Abu Dhabi. 

I worked at my first job for almost 5 years before I was given the amazing opportunity to join BIS Abu Dhabi. I was excited for another step of my new career and I am pleased to say that since I joined, I have had a wonderful experience, I continued to believe in myself and I am proud of what I have learnt.

I have loved my time in the UAE so far, it has been life changing and I have thoroughly enjoyed sharing my experience and learning from my team. 

I am delighted to be representing ADNH Compass in serving The British International School, Abu Dhabi. 

Outside of work I enjoy reading books.
I live by the saying ‘God is good all the time’

Mary Ann Ruiz