Elaine has worked in various roles in the education sector and possesses hands-on experience in program administration, student recruitment, committee service, project and event management, and communications. Prior to joining the International Secretariat in April 2016, she has worked for different higher education institutions including the Hong Kong Baptist University, The Hong Kong Institute of Education and The University of Warwick of the United Kingdom.
Graduated from The University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor of Arts and The University of Warwick with a Master of Arts in Translation Studies, Elaine has pursued further training in Public Relations and Marketing. A professional translator and interpreter, and also a language enthusiast, she can speak fluent Cantonese, Mandarin and has intermediate proficiency in French and Spanish.
Elaine is a Certified Meeting Professional of the Events Industry Council and a Digital Event Strategist.