Meet Our Team

Our Team, has a background in education. We are teachers, in primary, senior, IT and medical. Whether you take time to read our educational musings or choose to purchase from our online shop, or open a stall in our shop, know that you are truly making a difference in the lives of children around the globe. 

We know we can’t do this alone, which is why we’re so excited YOU are here to be part of our team.

Sylvia Skinner

Founder and Education

Sylvia began her teaching career in Perth, Western Australia. For 15 years she lived in Solomon Islands. Five of those years she served as Principal and Teacher. Her duties were very far-reaching being a new school. Developing and managing the budget, writing curriculum, teaching a class, and training teaching staff. The school became one of the top three, with students graduating in the top 20%. Sylvia is now currently teaching in Australia.

Dumitru Cebotaru

Technical Engineer

Dumitru is a Php Developer with many years of experience. He is an important member of our team as he keeps watch over the site and server making sure all is safe and secure. If you’re facing some issue on the site with downloading products or uploading he gets your support tickets. We do not want anyone to feel frustrated or alone with an issue that can be simply fixed by our ‘Tech Issues – Fix it’ Guy! I know the feeling! He’s always at hand to make sure we resolve issues asap. 

Peter Tamani

SI Team Manager

Peter served as the Deputy Principal for the first five years at the school in Solomon Islands (SI), during the time that Sylvia served as Principal. Later stepping into the School Principal position, he managed to balance his administrative duties while training other teachers. Peter also serves as a village elder, resolving conflicts that arise locally. As our team manager in SI, he enables us to help students and teachers in need.

Ray Skinner

Finance Director

Ray is the official “behind the scenes” guy, for our team. Making sure the management of finances are secure. Ray has designed and facilitated teaching programmes for nursing and pharmacy staff. Always ready to help, Ray was fundamental to the success of the Christian School in Honiara. He physically helped to build the school and actively served on the School Board as treasurer.