Today, the Accreditation Agency of Curacao would like to introduce to you our very highly respected and esteemed representative in Western Europe, Dr. Frances Tsakonas.
Dr. Tsakonas is an ‘edupreneur’ who was born and raised in Australia, where she completed her primary and secondary education. She is a graduate of Harvard University, Graduate School of Education where she undertook advanced Post-Master’s (MPhil) specialist studies in Teaching, Curriculum and Learning Environments.
Dr. Tsakonas has also participated in two executive programs at Harvard University – one at the Graduate School of Education in the Management of Lifelong Learning and one at JFK School of Government in Public Sector Administration.
Dr. Frances Tsakonas
Representative AAC Europe, America & India
Tel: +44 7909 558696
Dr. Tsakonas holds a Royal Society of Arts Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) and a Master of Education degree in Cross-Cultural Communication and Multicultural Education from Lesley University in Cambridge Massachusetts, USA. Dr. Tsakonas also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Institutional Management and Change in Higher Education from CHEPS (Center for Higher Education Policy Studies) at the University of Twente, Netherlands, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education Internationalization from the Institute of Education, University of London, UK. Dr. Tsakonas was recently awarded a Certificate in Consulting and Coaching for Change from Oxford University Saïd Business School and the degree of Mastère Spécialisé in Consulting and Coaching for Change by HEC Paris.
Currently, Dr. Tsakonas is completing a Master’s level Diploma in Strategy and Innovation at Oxford University Saïd Business School and has been accepted into the Oxford Saïd Business School Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA).
Dr. Tsakonas has worked internationally for over 35 years with governments, institutions, and international organizations (World Bank, OECD, EU, ETF, British Council).
The AAC and its members and staff welcome Dr. Tsakonas’ expertise and experience in higher education, and we are positive that she will have a long-lasting impact on our agency and its operations. Welcome Dr. Frances Tsakonas; now is the future!