A long-term social advocate and passionate educator with strong pedagogical background. Kevyn initiated the reimagination of classroom for special needs students and launched the joint Government-Industry digitisation effort for SPED schools through incorporation of digital tools and assistive technologies. Following that, Kevyn relocated to China for a few years to help local non-profit organization setup and manage private schools for children from rural areas. Back in Singapore, Kevyn coordinated the rollout of the e-KidsExcel programme with corporate sponsors, to support 110 children from disadvantaged backgrounds with online classes and e-learning resources, as part of a national concerted effort to adapt the KidsExcel programme.
Kevyn holds a Bachelor of Computer Science & Information Systems from the National University of Singapore.
A senior educator in MOE of over 20 years, Lorinda led the ICT department in Ai Tong School before being seconded to MOE HQ to provide consultancy to school leaders to incorporate ICT into classrooms. Her last appointment was School Staff Developer in St Gabriel's Primary School.
Lorinda believes in ensuring the equity of growth opportunities for all children, especially children from higher-needs backgrounds. Drawing on her extensive experience in MOE, Lorinda helms CTY's as its Programmes director, ensuring the efficacy and reach of CTY's social initiatives.
Chang Shih Khoon
Shih Khoon is a CFA charter holder and a graduate of the NUS Executive MBA programme, with more than 20 years of operational experience across various industries. He started his career in Standard Chartered Bank before joining a Hong Kong conglomerate as a General Manager. Thereafter, he took on a Vice-President of Corporate Development role with an Indonesian media conglomerate prior to co-founding Viva Kids Pte Ltd.