Talented consultants with extensive knowledge support our bids, mobilisations and ongoing programme delivery. Their dedication, deep expertise and commitment to excellence enhance our work around the world.
Director of Research and Consultancy
Dr Anna Riggall leads Education Development Trust's global programme of academic educational research and promotes evidence engagement across the organisation. She has over 20 years’ experience leading international educational research and holds an MA in Education & Development Studies and PhD in Education. She specialises in the areas of education system reform, education for marginalised groups including children with disabilities, girls and refugees, teacher development, leadership, accountability and education in emergencies.
Head of Consultancy Delivery
Global Head of Research
Richard is Global Head of Research at Education Development Trust and leads its programme of global public benefit research. He has worked in education for over thirty years as a teacher, school leader, consultant and government adviser. He is the author of a number of books including Neuroscience for Teachers: Applying brain science in the classroom and Teacher-Led Research: How to design and implement randomised controlled trials written with Eleanor Dommett and Ian Devonshire.
Lead Adviser - Education
Clare is Lead Adviser in Education and Technical Advisor for the TARGET programme in Ethiopia. She has worked in education for many years as a secondary school teacher and teacher educator at Oxford University, Oxford Brookes and the Institute of Education. Most recently Clare has worked in the middle east and sub-Saharan Africa as a consultant and government adviser focusing on system strengthening, school leadership and teacher development. She has an M.Litt from Oxford University on teacher professional knowledge and a PhD from University of Birmingham on education and nation building.
Lead Adviser - Teacher Professional Development
Lead Adviser – Leadership for Learning
Lead Adviser – System Strengthening
Lead Adviser - Girls' Education