Meet our EduWeek Advisory Board Members

Advisory Board

As industry thought leaders in the education sector from across Africa, the members of the EduWeek Advisory Board have been selected by esteemed peers or have proactively come forward to share their knowledge in order to shape the content on offer at the leading education event on the continent.

The EduWeek Advisory Board is a cross section of the industry and offers expertise from Early Childhood Development through to Vocational & Higher Education, as well as Technology, the Environment and Sustainability.

If you would like to become a member of the EduWeek Advisory Board and Advance Educational Knowledge in Africa, please contact


Ms Jaye Richards-Hill

Ms Jaye Richards-Hill Title: Business Development Manager Company: – Microsoft World-Wide Education Team Sector/s: Tech & Basic Education Jaye is the Founder and Managing Director of Tablet Academy Africa, part of the global Tablet Academy organization and supports national and regional governments across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India in transforming education in technology and device deployment programs in schools across the region. Jaye has nearly thirty years of experience in training and teaching, as a science teacher and as a learning community principal teacher involved in disseminating good practice on ICT in the classroom. She has worked at government level on projects, including the recent Operation Phakisa Education lab for the Office of the President in South Africa.

Carleen King

Carleen King Title: Project Consultant for EDI GUINEA PROJECT Company: United Nations Sector/s: Higher Education Carleen King is an International Advisor and Independent Business and Writing Consultant. Ms. King has owned and operated her own consulting business for eighteen years in the areas of strategic business management, independent paralegal services, event planning/management and fundraising.