GOVERNING BOARD

SEAMEO STEM-ED’s Governing Board (GB) is comprised of esteemed delegates representing 11 SEAMEO Member Countries across Southeast Asian Communities. These distinguished individuals have undergone a rigorous selection process, having been nominated by their respective Ministers or Secretaries of Education and subsequently appointed by the esteemed SEAMEO Council.

GBMs play a crucial role in ensuring checks and balances while exercising the highest decision-making authority within the SEAMEO STEM-ED framework. They assume a pivotal role in shaping overarching policy directives that govern the operations and initiatives of the Centre.

Ms Hajah Nor’aidah Binti Nordin

Malaysia

Governing Board Chairperson
Deputy Director, Science & Mathematics Sector, Curriculum
Development Division, Ministry of Education Malaysia

Ms Pg Mas Joliwane Bte Pg Haji Tejudin

Brunei Darussalam

Head of Science, Technology and Environment Partnership Centre (STEP Centre), Ministry of Education

Dr Heng Kreng

Cambodia

Director of Scientific Research DepartmentMinistry of Education, Youth and Sport

Dr Somsack Inthasone

Lao PDR

Head of Computer Science DepartmentFaculty of Natural Sciences National University of Laos

Dr Irsyad Zamjani

Indonesia

Head of Centre for Standard and Policy of Education, Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology

Dr Myint Thein

Myanmar

Rector
Yangon Technological University

Dr Gina O. Gonong

Philippines

Undersecretary
Office of the Undersecretary for Curriculum and Instruction Department of Education

Ms Loh Chuu Yi

Singapore

Deputy Principal (Academic), Nanyang Polytechnic

Dr Kalaya Udomvitid

Thailand

Deputy Executive Director at National Electronics and Computer Technology Center, National Science and Technology Development Agency

Dr Jacinta de Jesus da Costa Barreto

Timor-Leste

Trainer and Teacher at Center Study of Science and Mathematics (SESIM)
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports

Assoc Prof Dr Nguyen Dinh Lam

Vietnam

Chairman of University Council
The University of Danang, University of Science and Technology

Officer In Charge

Dr Orawan Sriboonruang

Thailand

Officer In Charge of SEAMEO STEM-ED
STEM Education Specialist – Professional Academy and Learning Resources