Our team brings together experts in the three areas of education, technology and international development.  Here are some of our senior team members.

Sarah Ireland
General Manager

Sarah has over 15 years of experience in humanitarian  outreach, international aid and the development sector. During this time she led emergency response teams across Asia, the Middle East and East Africa, as well as specialising in advocacy and policy in a range of areas including in education, child rights, refugee rights and humanitarian outreach.      

Sarah has previously been CEO of One Girl, a not-for-profit focusing on ensuring girls and young women have access to education and work opportunities; CEO of SisterWorks, a social enterprise supporting women from migrant, refugee and asylum-seeking backgrounds, and Lead for Policy, Research and Government Relations at The Front Project, focusing on system-wide change in Australia’s early learning system, so all children across Australia are able to access affordable and quality early learning.

Steve Watt
Co-founder, Executive Director, Strategy & Product

Steve has worked in education & training leadership roles for over 20 years.

Ex Regional Vice President, Blackboard, Australia & NZ  and then Advisor to the global  Board of Moodle.

Steve is founder of EdTech management consulting firm, EDT Partners Asia Pacific and is also Co-Founder of  Inclusiv Ventures and Inclusiv Education.

Zola Maddison
Senior Program Manager

Zola brings 20 years of experience managing formal and non-formal education and technology projects in international development and humanitarian settings.

Zola has served as a program officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, a UN volunteer with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and is a member of the International Network of Education for Emergencies (INEE).

Natalie Denmeade
Senior Education Technology Advisor

Natalie Denmeade is an innovative educator, speaker, and technology consultant. For over 20 years, she has explored how emerging technologies can enhance teaching and learning outcomes. She develops courses using a gamification design approach and is an expert in Learning Management System Administration.

Natalie is dedicated to helping educators around the world improve their practice through the use of technology, especially in low-resource environments.

We work with local implemeting partners and consultants who bring specialised skills in learning design, course building, graphic design, gamification, and LMS Administration.

Our network of providers are based across Australia, Asia, Europe and Africa.

Tina Nassr
EdTech Project Manager

Tina has years of experience in LMS Administration, digital learning design, as well as graphic design. She has combined her skills in the support of various projects in International Development to create engaging content on Moodle.

Tina has a Master of Arts in International Cultural and Business Studies and has supported projects concerned with capacity building funded by the German development agency (GIZ), the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the German development bank (KfW).