Meet the Team
AppsEvents consists of a core team which works remotely across the world. A number of world class trainers with a history of innovation in the classroom make up the rest of the team at Google for Education summits, bootcamps and cloud camps. We always try to accomodate requests for specific Google trainers at your event – just let us know. Find out more about everybody below.
Dan has been involved in the Google for Education community since 2006. He has trained educators across the globe from El Salvador to Vietnam.
Allison MollicaUSA DIRECTOR
Allison has been a teacher and educational technology coach for 18 years. Currently, she is a Virtual Instructor of Computers and Web Design at VLACS.
James SayerASIA DIRECTOR
Aside from managing events in Asia, James is the Head of Mathematics and IT Coordinator for Patumwan Demonstration School's international program in Bangkok.
Veronika HlavenovaGLOBAL EVENT MANAGER
Veronika manages logistics for events worldwide as well as mainland European events. She holds a masters degree in Economics.
Ben RouseUK DIRECTOR
Ben is a Design Sprint Facilitator and advocate for design thinking in education. He has a masters degree in leading innovation and change in Education.
Daniela SilvaLATIN AMERICA DIRECTOR
Daniela is based in Lima, Peru and is passionate about finding innovative avenues to maximize individual's capacity through professional learning.
Guto AaronUK EVENTS MANAGER
Guto is an experienced primary school teacher and is passionate about sharing his experience through his work as a trainer across the UK and Europe.
Guen is a computer engineering graduate. She looks after logistics and administration for AppsEvents including registrations.
Richard AdekeyeAFRICA EVENTS MANAGER
Richard is based between Europe and West Africa and worked the last 20 years on EU funded projects, Development and Education projects across Africa.
Jane is a Google for Education Certified Trainer and works on promotion, managing both the AppsEvents monthly newsletter and blog.
Neil TrinidadADMIN AND PROMOTIONS
Neil is the newest starter on the AppsEvents team! He's excited to learn more about G Suite for Education.
Rowland has been an educator for over thirty years in both public and private schools. He is currently Executive Director of the (TICAL).
Sarah is an MYP Design Technology teacher at the International School of Amsterdam. Her style of presentation and sessions reflect her passion for student directed learning.
John is the Head of Education and Media Technology at the International School of Luxembourg. He is an Apple Distinguished Educator and a Google Certified Trainer.
Lee is currently Head of Technology Integration at SISB and also works as a part time EdTech consultant in International Schools within the APAC region.
Bogdan is passionate about science, gamification and IT integration. Working smarter is the way to go - this is his motto! He is a big fan of self-directed learning and hands-on activities.
Oli an experienced classroom teacher of math and a coder, having launched popular Google Add-ons such as 'Super Quiz' and 'Form Values.' He is a Certified Trainer and Innovator.
Jon Neale has been a passionate advocate of Google tools for a number of years. He now looks after technology for learning at Halcyon International School, London.
Eric Lawson is the Director of Technology & Libraries for the York School Department in York, Maine. He is Google for Education certified Trainer and Innovator.
Tom Rup has been working in IT in education for 6 years and is the current Network Technician for the York School Department.
He is a Certified Google Trainer, Certified Google Administrator and Certified CompTIA Security+ Expert.
Dan is passionately committed to the cause of education and the promotion of effective teaching and learning in schools. A regular speaker at conferences around the UK, Europe and Africa, he is known for his determined focus on evidence-based practice in educational technology.
Joli Boucher has been an educator for 20 years, serving the last five years as a Technology Integration Specialist within the Plymouth Public Schools, MA. She is a Google for Edu Certified Trainer and an Apple Teacher.
Josh is a Technology Training Specialist and former Business and Information Technology Educator. Josh is also the organizer of TEDxDePereMiddleSchool and EdcampGB.
Dan is a Google for Education Certified Trainer and the Lead Teacher of Library & Technology at Qatar Academy - Doha. He is passionate about using technology to transform learning and developing 21C skills in students.
Kimberly House has been a primary school educator for 20 years, serving the 12 years as a Technology Integration Specialist at the Bavarian International School in Munich, Germany. She is a Google for Edu Certified Trainer and an Apple Distinguished Educator.
Lawrence is the creator of justaguytryingtomakeit.com- an inspirational social enterprise project that works with disengaged students.
Sethi De Clercq
Sethi is passionate about technology integration and how this impacts education and student learning. He is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Computing Subject leader and loves training both in-person and Online through his YouTube Channel.