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. 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. As stated in our CEO Transition post, after a thorough search and selection process, the PEAS Board of Trustees has agreed to appoint Laura Brown as our new CEO. Laura is currently on maternity leave and so her first official day in role will be June 1st 2018.