People

Meet the people who work for us and bring about lasting change.

Leadership Team, Cambodia

Colm Byrne
CEO International Operations 
Colm has been living in Cambodia for over seven years and is a qualified teacher. His responsibilities include HR, Communications and leading SeeBeyondBorders Ireland.

Lok Taing Im
Child Protection  and Compliance Officer

As the Child Protection Officer, Taing Im designs systems and processes for schools and communities to ensure childrens’ safety. She is also responsible for Compliance at SeeBeyondBorders.

Pheung Pov
Cambodian Leadership Team Mentor

With over 15 years in Education, Pov joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2013. He became Country Manager in 2017.

Melinda Cashen
Education Quality Manager

After participating in two Teach the Teacher projects in 2016 and 2019, Mel joined SeeBeyondBorders in mid-2019, as the Quality Teacher Coordinator. She is now the Quality Teaching Manager.

Blung Phath
Country Manager
 

Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2013, Phath now manages all our operations. Prior to assuming this position, he was project manager for Angkor Thom.

Lula Belinfante
General Manager Fundraising

Lula has been fundraising for NGOs in Cambodia since 2018. She joined SeeBeyondBorders in early 2021, as the General Manager of Fundraising. 

Derek Culligan
Chief Financial Officer / General Manager HR

Derek moved to Cambodia in 2018. He is a member of our leadership team with responsibility for HR and finance.

Phan Sophen
Technical Education Manager

 Sophen has worked in the Cambodian educational sector since 2004. Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2011, he is now the Education Technical Manager.

Staff in Cambodia

Thanh Boumy Project Manager – Embedding Mentoring Since joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2016, Boumy has worked closely with teachers and District Office of Education staff in Bavel and Ek Phnom. From 2021, she became the Project Manager for Embedding Mentoring.

Lon Borey Project Manager – Educational Technology Lon Borey joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2022 in Battambang as the Project Manager for Educational Technology. He has 12 years of experience working for NGOs in Cambodia.

Phan SreyPhet
Project Manager – Educational Changemakers

Sreyphet joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2021 with over 10 years of working experience in Education. She facilitates changemakers learning and organises internal and external training.

Bunn Limon
Communications Coordinator

Limon joined SeeBeyondBorders in October 2020 and is based in Battambang. She is responsible for planning and producing quality internal and external communications.

Kong Sarou
Mentor Development Coordinator

Sarou was a school principal for 18 years prior to joining SeeBeyondBorders. He is the Mentor Development Coordinator, based in Ek Phnom District.

Heng Khanchna
Project Manager – Literacy

She joined SeeBeyondBorders at the end of 2019 as a Teacher Support Officer. Now she is
responsible for resource development and mentoring literacy teacher.

Nel Ratana
Digital Content and IT Manager
 

Ratana joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2018. He is responsible for IT equipment, IT maintenance and digital content.

Hoeu Chantoeu
Finance Manager

Chantoeu joined SeeBeyondBorders as an intern in August 2018. She then became our Finance and Admin Officer for 4 years before becoming the Finance Manager now based in Siem Reap.

Rin Makara
HR Manager

Makara joined SeeBeyondBorders in a part time role in August 2019 and later began to  work full time as a HR and Admin Assistant. Now, she is the HR Manager based in Siem Reap.

Net Panhasak
Educational IT Support Officer

With a dual degree of English and Information Technology, Panhasak joined SeeBeyondBorders as the Educational IT Support Officer in Battambang in January 2022.

Long Kimhun
Finance and Admin Officer

Kimhun joined SeeBeyondBorders in January 2021. She supports the finance team and is based in Battambang.

Surt Phenhchet
Content and Communications Assistant 

Phenhchet joined SeeBeyondBorders in August 2022. He supports the communications team and is based in Siem Reap.

Kian Marrian
Communications and Compliance Mentor

Prior to joining SeeBeyondBorders in August 2022, Kian has worked in Education in Cambodia since 2018. He is now working to mentor the Communications and Compliance teams.

Loeub Soknao
Cleaner
Soknao joined SeeBeyondBorders in early 2021 as the office cleaner for our Battambang office.

Khann Phearith
Content Coordinator

Phearith joined SeeBeyondBorders as an intern in May 2018. Now, he is responsible for creating digital content for our channels and graphic design. He is based in Siem Reap.

Staff in Australia

Sally Miles
Chief Executive
SeeBeyondBorders Australia

With a background in fundraising, communications and strategic partnerships for NGOs, Sally leads the SeeBeyondBorders Australian team. She has a Master of Social Change and Development, and a love of Cambodia having worked as a tour guide in the region twenty years ago.

Zoe Scamps
Australian Corporate Partnerships Manager
Joining SeeBeyondBorders in early 2019 as the office manager, Zoe is now the Australian Corporate Partnerships Manager.

Louise Foodey
Finance Manager

A chartered accountant since 1989, Louise joined SeeBeyondBorders in April 2015 as Finance Manager.

Fiona Yates
Finance Officer

Fiona is a Sydney based chartered accountant who has been volunteering with SeeBeyondBorders since 2011. Fiona previously worked in the not-for-profit sector in England.

Alan Smith
Corporate Partnerships Australia 

Alan joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2012 and works in developing our Corporate Partnerships. With a background in marketing Alan started the Direct Response Company in Australia in 1985.

We are also fortunate to be supported by additional superbly skilled volunteer staff in Australia. These volunteers provide expertise in areas such as IT, digital marketing and event planning.

Staff in the UK

Linda Horgan
Senior Partnerships Manager

An educator by background, Linda has significant experience in development and leads SeeBeyondBorders UK from Oxfordshire.

Staff in Ireland

Olive Cummins
CEO SeeBeyondBorders Ireland

Olive has an extensive background in business management and strategic planning and joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2022.

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