Jehad Haron joined ACOR as the USAID SCHEP CHR development lead in July 2016, after a 24-year career with the Department of Antiquities. His time with the DOA took him from Wadi Araba to Azraq and everywhere in between, working as an Inspector of Antiquities, Chief of Bureau, Director of Excavations and Surveys, Director of Site Management, and Technical Assistant to the Director General. Jehad has experience in 22 international projects and 12 salvage excavations and has authored 2 books and numerous articles. In addition to his role as CHR development lead, Jehad served as the deputy chief of party for SCHEP from November 2018 until April 2021, when he was named associate director of ACOR.
In addition to his positions within ACOR and SCHEP, Jehad serves as codirector of the Bayt Ras Tomb Project.