People

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

Leadership Team, Cambodia

Edward Shuttleworth – CEO 
With his wife Kate, Ed founded SeeBeyondBorders in 2009. He is committed to providing Cambodian children with access to quality education.

Kate Shuttleworth – Program Director
Co-founder of SeeBeyondBorders with Ed Shuttleworth, Kate coordinates the Quality Teaching Program and the Literacy Program.

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

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

Colm Byrne – CEO of SeeBeyondBorders Ireland/Director of Development 
 Colm has been living in Cambodia for over four years and is a qualified teacher. His responsibilities include HR and Communications

Sophen Phan – Education Technical Manager 
 Sophen has worked in the Cambodian educational sector since 2004. Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2011, he now manages the Quality Teaching Program.

Staff in Cambodia

Sovoeun Chhout – Project Manager/MDC Trainer
Sovoeun joined us in 2013. He supports mentors and teachers to provide quality teaching and learning in Prasat Bakong and Banteay Srey Districts.

Melinda Cashen – Quality Teaching Program Coordinator 
After participating in two Teach the Teacher projects in 2016 and 2019, Mel joined SeeBeyondBorders in mid 2019, as the Quality Teacher Coordinator.

Kimlen Tan – Child Protection Officer
Joining in 2015, Kimlen is responsible for overseeing SeeBeyondBorders’ work in Bavel District.

Kong Sarou – Mentor Development Coordinator
Sarou was a School Principal for 18 years. He is a Mentor Development Coordinator, based in Ek Phnom District.

Nel Ratana – Digital Content and IT Manager 
Ratana joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2018. He is responsible for IT equipment, IT maintenance and digital content.

Boumy Thanh – Acting Project Manager-Embedding Mentoring and Literacy
Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2016, Boumy works closely with the Project Manager, and is based in Bavel District.

Bunn Limon – Communication Officer 
Limon joined SeeBeyondBorders in October 2020. She is responsible for quality internal and external communications.

Houn Sen​ – Financial Controller
Sen is our accountant and works in our Siem Reap office. He started with SeeBeyondBorders in 2019.

Hoeu Chantoeu – Finance and Admin Officer
Chantoeu joined SeeBeyondBorders as an intern. She supports the Finance team, and is based in Siem Reap.

Leak Pheap –  Siem Reap Cleaner
Pheap began working with SeeBeyondBorders in 2017. She works in our Siem Reap office. Pheap has two children.  

Phan SreyPhet-Educational Changemakers Project Manager
Sreyphet joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2021. She assists changemakers in learning and teaching at schools in Ek Phnom District.

Khann Phearith – Communications and Educational Resource Officer
Phearith joined SeeBeyondBorders in May 2018 as an intern. He is responsible for quality internal and external communications.

Heng Khanchna –Acting Project Manager-Literacy
Sreyphet joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2021. She assists changemakers in learning and teaching at schools in Ek Phnom District.

Tin Ratana – Battambang Cleaner
She became our staff in mid-January. She works in our Battambang Office.

Lok Taing Im-Child Protection Officer
Taing Im made sure that all programs at SeeBeyondBorders do no harms to children. She also manages CCP program and Girl Project in Ek Phnom in Bavel and Ek Phnom District.

Long Kimhun-Finance and Admin Officer
Kimhun joined SeeBeyondBorders in January 2021. She supports the Finance team and is based in Battambang.

Staff in Australia

Zoe Scamps – Australian office Manager
Joining SeeBeyondBorders in early 2019, Zoe is the newest recruit in the Australian Office.

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 chartered accountant who works from Sydney. She started volunteering with SeeBeyondBorders since 2011 and 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

Isabel Kearney – Fundraising Officer
Isabel joined SeeBeyondBorders as a Fundraising Officer in April 2018 to help raise funds, mainly from trusts and foundations to continue our programs in Cambodia.

Sarah Reynolds – UK Country Manager 
Sarah spent 2015 – 2016 with SeeBeyondBorders in Battambang. Appointed funding manager in the UK in 2016.

Staff in the Ireland

Aisling Costello – Research Coordinator
Aisling Costello is a Research Coordinator in Ireland, she joins SeeBeyondBorders since Feb 2020 as a volunteer.

Stephen – Country Coordinator
Stephen Ray is a Country Coordinator, he joins SeeBeyondBorders since Feb 2020 as a volunteer.

Leadership Team, Cambodia

Edward Shuttleworth – CEO 
With his wife Kate, Ed founded SeeBeyondBorders in 2009. He is committed to providing Cambodian children with access to quality education.

Pov Pheung – Country Manager
With over 15 years in Education, Pov joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2013. He became Country Manager in 2016.

Kate Shuttleworth – Program Director
Co-founder of SeeBeyondBorders with Ed Shuttleworth, Kate coordinates the Quality Teaching Program and the Literacy Program.

Sophen Phan – Education Technical Manager 
 Sophen has worked in the Cambodian educational sector since 2004. Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2011, he now manages the Quality Teaching Program.

Colm Byrne – CEO of SeeBeyondBorders Ireland/Director of Development 
 Colm has been living in Cambodia for over four years and is a qualified teacher. His responsibilities include HR and Communications

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

Staff in Cambodia

Sovoeun Chhout – Project Manager/MDC Trainer
Sovoeun joined us in 2013. He supports mentors and teachers to provide quality teaching and learning in Prasat Bakong and Banteay Srey Districts.

Kimlen Tan – Child Protection Officer
Joining in 2015, Kimlen is responsible for overseeing SeeBeyondBorders’ work in Bavel District.

Kong Sarou – Mentor Development Coordinator
Sarou was a School Principal for 18 years. He is a Mentor Development Coordinator, based in Ek Phnom District.

Boumy Thanh – Acting Project Manager-Embedding Mentoring and Literacy
Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2016, Boumy works closely with the Project Manager, and is based in Bavel District.

Nel Ratana – Digital Content and IT Manager 
Ratana joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2018. He is responsible for IT equipment, IT maintenance and digital content.

Melinda Cashen – Quality Teaching Program Coordinator 
After participating in two Teach the Teacher projects in 2016 and 2019, Mel joined SeeBeyondBorders in mid 2019, as the Quality Teacher Coordinator.

Hoeu Chantoeu – Finance and Admin Officer
Chantoeu joined SeeBeyondBorders as an intern. She supports the Finance team, and is based in Siem Reap.

Leak Pheap –  Siem Reap Cleaner
Pheap began working with SeeBeyondBorders in 2017. She works in our Siem Reap office. Pheap has two children.  

Houn Sen​ – Financial Controller
Sen is our accountant and works in our Siem Reap office. He started with SeeBeyondBorders in 2019.

Bunn Limon – Communication Officer 
Limon joined SeeBeyondBorders in October 2020. She is responsible for quality internal and external communications.

Khann Phearith – Communications and Educational Resource Officer
Phearith joined SeeBeyondBorders in May 2018 as an intern. He is responsible for quality internal and external communications.

Long Kimhun-Finance and Admin Officer
Kimhun joined SeeBeyondBorders in January 2021. She supports the Finance team and is based in Battambang.

Heng Khanchna –Acting Project Manager-Literacy
Sreyphet joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2021. She assists changemakers in learning and teaching at schools in Ek Phnom District.

Lok Taing Im-Child Protection Officer
Taing Im made sure that all programs at SeeBeyondBorders do no harms to children. She also manages CCP program and Girl Project in Ek Phnom in Bavel and Ek Phnom District.

Tin Ratana – Battambang Cleaner
She became our staff in mid-January. She works in our Battambang Office.

Phan SreyPhet-Educational Changemakers Project Manager
Sreyphet joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2021. She assists changemakers in learning and teaching at schools in Ek Phnom District.

Staff in Australia

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

Zoe Scamps – Australian office Manager
Joining SeeBeyondBorders earlier this year, Zoe is the newest recruit in the Australian Office.

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.

Fiona Yates – Finance Officer
Fiona is a chartered accountant who works from Sydney. She started volunteering with SeeBeyondBorders since 2011 and previously worked in the not for profit sector in England.

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

Isabel Kearney Fundraising Officer
Isabel joined SeeBeyondBorders as a Fundraising Officer in April 2018 to help raise funds, mainly from trusts and foundations to continue our programs in Cambodia.

Sarah Reynolds UK Country Manager 
Sarah spent 2015 – 2016 with SeeBeyondBorders in Battambang. Appointed funding manager in the UK in 2016.

Staff in the UK

Aisling Costello – Research Coordinator
Aisling Costello is a Research Coordinator in Ireland, she joins SeeBeyondBorders since Feb 2020 as a volunteer.

Stephen – Country Coordinator
Stephen Ray is a Country Coordinator, he joins SeeBeyondBorders since Feb 2020 as a volunteer.