Zena is an educational consultant who completed a four-year HDE Foundation Phase qualification at the Cape Town College of Education. Zena taught grades 1 – 3 for thirteen years, in Cape Town as well as in London. She held senior head teacher positions during her teaching years. Zena was a consultant to the Zenex Foundation’s QPiE (Quality Projects in Education) team whose role it was to assess teacher training projects that the Foundation supported in Cape Town. With her keen understanding of curriculum requirements and teaching methodologies, Zena completes the Cool to be Me development team.