We're happy to answer any questions you may have. 

Contact us:
+351 219 241 004

Para informações em português, entre em contato Joana Vaz Pinto:
Móvel: +351 926 712 399

Admissions Office: 
Estrada Nacional No 9, Quinta da Beloura II, 2710-697 Sintra  Portugal

Meet the Admissions Team

João and Caroline will greet you with a smile on campus, and Aimee, Joana, and Maria will assist you throughout the admission process and beyond. Please call, email, or text us if you have any questions. We look forward to getting to know your family!

Aimee Gruber

Aimee Gruber

Assistant Head, Enrollment Management & Marketing

Aimee’s love of schools and admissions began in 1991, when she took her first job in the admissions office of a small boarding school in her home state of New Hampshire, USA. Since then she has worked in admissions at boarding and day schools in the United States and Canada. Aimee also has significant experience working for nonprofit educational associations, including The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS) and The Enrollment Management Association (EMA). Aimee is the proud stepparent of two grown men and now even misses the nightly homework battles!
Mobile: +351 961 587 848

Joana Vaz-Pinto

Associate Director of Enrollment & Marketing

A graduate of King’s College in Madrid, Spain, Joana knows the value of an international school education. Prior to joining TASIS Portugal, Joana spent many years working in the hospitality industry, primarily for Four Seasons hotels. Originally from Portugal, she has lived in Spain, the United States, the United Kingdom, and the Turks and Caicos Islands. Joana can assist you in English, Portuguese, or Spanish (some French, too). She is the proud mother of a daughter who loves princesses and unicorns.
Mobile: +351 926 712 399

Maria Lemos

Admissions Assistant

Maria holds a degree in history from the University of Reading in the UK, where she grew up. New to schools but not new to starting an organization, Maria has extensive experience in sales and account management across successful start-ups in London and larger organizations like Google and OLX group. 

Maria was excited to move back to her motherland Portugal in 2019!
Mobile: +351 911 120 333

João Antoniotti

João Antoniotti


João has worked at Cinema City in programming, sales, and the snack bar. He has also served as an event planner, sound/light producer and in programming for Sonika; Let's Groove. He has experience as a licensed massage therapist.

He has completed workshops in customer service and sales; food preparation and safety, and music production and mixing in addition to his massage therapy certification.

João loves making people happy and helping them relax through DJing, podcasting, and therapeutic massage. He loves to dance, and enjoys fitness and sports in general, especially football and basketball. He likes rock climbing and paintball.

Caroline Machado

ELC Receptionist & Event Planner

Caroline lived in Dubai from 2011 to 2022, where she most recently worked as a learning support assistant at DESC, a British curriculum secondary school. Before that, she worked as an ESL teacher at two language institutes, and as an administrative supervisor at a British company. Her first job in Dubai (and the reason why she moved there) was as a flight attendant at Emirates Airline.

Caroline holds a bachelor's degree in tourism from a Brazilian university, a CELTA (teacher training qualification for teaching English as a second language) from International House Belfast, and a proofreading certification from The Publishing Training Centre, UK.

She enjoys hiking, exercising and practicing yoga, and tries to spend as much time as possible outdoors with her young son and husband.