Laura Brown Back to Management Team Laura joined PEAS in 2010 and has worked in PEAS’ Ugandan, Zambian and UK offices. Laura specialises in education programming and policy and is a member of the global education Public Private Partnership Alliance. In June 2018, Laura returned from maternity leave as PEAS' new CEO. Prior to joining PEAS Laura was a secondary school teacher in the UK qualifying through the TeachFirst scheme. Laura was educated at Oxford University and went on to study her Masters in Educational Leadership at the University of Warwick where she researched school leadership in Sub-Saharan Africa.