Sambavi Sathiyamoorthy graduated from the university of Ceylon, Peradeniya with a B.A degree. She has retired from teaching Geography at two comprehensive schools in Essex. Sambavi worked for Oxfam in varying capacities from 1975 to 2006. She was invited to join AEDU.UK in 2010. Her teaching skills of communication, writing reports, initiating policies and drafting supporting documents and commitment to attain targets, enabled her to serve as secretary from 2010- 2013 and as assistant secretary for the following two years.