OGE team

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Iveta Silova

Associate Dean of Global Engagement & Professor

Iveta Silova is Professor and Associate Dean of Global Engagement at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University. She teaches graduate courses in comparative and international education, education... Learn more

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Ann Nielsen

Director, Office of Global Engagement

Ann Nielsen received her Ed.D. from Arizona State University in Educational Leadership and Supervision. Her interests in education and research have focused upon teacher professional subjectivities, teacher leadership, and school... Learn more

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Alejandra Enriquez Gates

Program Director

Alejandra Enriquez Gates is a Program Director in the Center for Advanced Studies in Global Education where she supports international initiatives on professional development and strategic partnerships. Her experience includes... Learn more

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Kathryn Royston

Project Manager

Kati Royston has over seven years of experience in international education and development, with a focus on higher education and mentorship. Before joining the CASGE team in July 2019, she spent several years with FHI 360 in... Learn more

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program

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Yeukai Mlambo

Director Mastercard Foundation Digital Initiative, Asst Research Professor

Yeukai Angela Mlambo is Director of Mastercard Foundation Digital Initiatives at ASU EdPlus and an Assistant Research Professor in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University. In her administrative role... Learn more

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Abubakar Idris

Assistant Director

Dr. Abubakar Idris was born and raised in Nigeria. He finished his bachelor’s degree from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. He came to the United States to further his education and completed Masters and Ph.D. in the... Learn more

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Mina Ahmad

Assistant Director, Mastercard Foundation Grant Operations

As the Operations Manager, Mina oversees the daily operations and logistics of the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at ASU. She also helps inspire Scholars to get involved in the community and create solutions for the... Learn more


Abou Toure

Coordinator Senior

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Lorena Quinones

Program Coordinator

Lorena Quiñones is a Scholarship Coordinator for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at ASU and the Baobab Platform at EdPlus.  The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program is a scholarship program that.. Learn more

MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program e-Learning Initiative

Pauline WambuaPauline Wambua

Postdoctoral Reasearch Scholar

Pauline Wambua received her Ph.D. in Education Policy (with a Graduate Specialization in International Development) and Master of Public Policy from Michigan State University. She also holds a Master’s in Development Studies from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. Her teaching and research interests focus on education development...Learn more

Hang DuongHang Duong

Postdoctoral Research Scholar

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