JITOA’s Board of Directors represents some of the local tourism industry’s most experienced, innovative, and influential minds. Through their active support and continuous engagement on numerous committees, our Board of Directors allows us to maximize our impact and realize our ambitious organizational goals.


Our board comprises of seven members, all tour operators, who are elected to serve a two-year term.

Meet our 2018-2020 Board of Directors.


  1.  Petra Travel and Tours, represented by Mr. Awni Kawar: Chairman
  2. Amani Tours, represented by Mr. Karim Mubarak: Vice Chairman
  3. Zaatarah Tours, represented by Mr. Nasser Zaatarah: Treasurer
  4. United Travel Agency, represented by Mr. Mahmoud Salameh: Spokesperson
  5. Discovery, represented by Mr. Fadi Sayess: Member of the board of directors
  6. Petra Moon Travel Services, represented by Mr. Fadi Nawafleh: Member of the board of directors
  7. Tyche Tours, represented by Ms. Arwa Al Mahadin : Member of the board of directors