With a background in English and History, Mary has spent the past fifteen years working as an educator, facilitator and manager in a variety of cultural settings.She holds an MA in Development Studies from DCU, and has recently completed a Diploma in Advanced Management inUCD’s Smurfit Business School. Mary first became involved in DE whilst working as anEnglish language teacher and trainer with VSO in Nyanza, Rwanda. She joined the WorldWise Global Schools team from Suas, where she wasProject Manager on their Global Campus programme.
Prior to that she worked with Léargas as Education Officer with the WorldWise Schools Linking and Immersion Scheme. Mary believes strongly in the potential of development education to build our critical skills, challenge our behaviour and open up new ways of seeing the world.