Learning Technology Consultant and Google Technology Specialist
Having worked in education for over twenty years, Louise has always been driven by changes in youth culture and the impact technology has on the way young people, live and learn. Until recently, Louise held a senior role within the EMEA Google for Education Team as UK Regional Manager and Accessibility specialist. Prior to this, she was The Highland Council, Scotland ICT in Learning Manager. Through a large scale consultation Louise developed an approach which drove the direction and vision for ensuring all 220 schools became Technology Rich Environments, becoming an Apps for Good Ambassador, a G Suite for Education Certified Trainer and a Digital Schools Award Scotland Validator during the process. Now in a new independent role, Louise partners with countries and learning communities across the globe to support digital transition and transformation in education and enterprise. 2019 has been a year of celebration. She was a finalist in the Edufuturist of the Year 2019 and co-chaired the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) Annual Conference.