IPSEF Speakers

Nadine Richards

Education Consultant Specialist and Former Head of Al Maaref Private School

Nadine Richards is a consultant, instructional leader, and life-long learner. Nadine’s passion and work is focused on school improvement and reform efforts in both the United States and Middle East.Her contagious smile personifies her philosophy of learning and business management: that happy people are successful people.Nadine’s employs positive psychological approach to organizational management that promotes developing the whole child and transforming schools for positive growth.

Nadine has participated in quality reviews globally serving students in grades pre-K to grade 12.She has served as the head of schools, supervising principals; a deputy principal; dean of students; and as a teacher.Likewise, Nadine has experience managing school business structure where she spearheaded marketing and faculty audits. Nadine holds a Post-Graduate in Education Administration and Leadership, is a participating student of Harvard Graduate School of Education project zero global citizenship program and is pursuing her doctorate in Education Leadership & Policy at Hofstra University.