Prof. Jane-Frances Obiageli Agbu

Professor Jane-Frances Obiageli Agbu

Jane-Frances Obiageli Agbu is a Professor of Clinical Psychology. She is from Onitsha, a small commercial town in South-Eastern Nigeria. She was born as the 8th child in a family of 10 children. She noted that growing up was challenging but with resilience and optimistic attitude, she was able to

Ms Karen Bautista Waight

Karen Benita Bautista was born in Belize, Central America on May 30th 1973. She attended Belmopan Primary School, Belmopan Comprehensive High School, Saint John’s College Junior College and the University College of Belize from where she graduated with a Bachelors in Biology Education. Ms Karen has over 25 years teaching

Frances Ferreira

Ms Frances Ferreira

Frances Ferreira joined the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) as Education Specialist, Basic Education and Open Schooling in January 2007, and in 2016 she was appointed as the Senior Adviser, Women and Girls. Some of her most significant achievements at COL has been her leadership of the multi-country OER4OS initiative and

Dr Jummai Garba

Dr. Jummai Garba currently works as counseling psychologist and lecturer in the Psychology department of Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna Nigeria. She has a Masters and Doctorate degrees in educational psychology a professional teacher and teacher educator for 35 years. She worked with National Teachers’ Institute, Nigeria as programme designer and

Professor Brenda Gourley

Professor Gourley is the former Vice Chancellor and President of The Open University in the United Kingdom. She occupied that post for nearly eight years (until 2009) and for the nine years before that she held the same post at the University of KwaZulu- Natal in South Africa. For the

Professor Bridget Hogg

Professor Bridget Hogg is a veteran Bahamian educator. She loves being in the education field, working amongst her colleagues to serve the students and , through them, do her part in contributing to the building of the Bahamian nation. She started post secondary education with an International Baccalaureate, at the

Professor Asha Kanwar

Professor Asha Singh Kanwar, one of the world’s leading advocates of learning for sustainable development, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth of Learning. Throughout a career spanning over 35 years, she has made outstanding contributions in the areas of teaching, research and international development. Professor Kanwar

Dr Gurdip Kaur Saminder Singh

Dr Gurdip Kaur

Dr Gurdip brings with her more than 20 years of experience in leadership and educational management  Her areas of expertise include educational management, open distance and technology-enabled learning, children and language acquisition, culture and ethnic engagement and organizational development. Dr. Gurdip has held several top management positions at various international