STAFF AND BOARD
Socheat SoyDirector of Programs
Chanphoumy ChoeunDirector of Finance & Operations
Marady KhamSocial Worker
Brent De SmedtDirector of Development
Mum SarikCook & House Mum
Mum BopHouse Mum
Tike OmissiEnglish Teacher
Hem HeuKhmer and math Teacher
Sinat NhoMusic Teacher
Kunthea SarDance Teacher
Phiyara DekKarate Teacher
Sarith KhutKhmer Teacher
Duk SeilaComputer Teacher
Co-founder of Aziza's Place and the Aziza Ghori Charitable Foundation, Amjad lives in London in the UK with his wife and young daughter, Amina. He works for Crédit Agricole's Energy and Infrastructure Group and devotes a lot of his personal time to Aziza's Place. Amjad visits at least 3 times a year and has close friendships with the children and staff at Aziza's Place.
With more than 10 years experience in the social development sector, Sothearwat works as a consultant in supervision/coaching for senior NGO managers. Also practising as a Clinical Psychologist, Sothearwat provides counselling for people with mental distress, training on psychological health related topics to organisations working with children and women, orphanages and shelters.
Kunthea lives in Phnom Penh with her husband and works for the NGO Education Program. Having previously worked for World Vision Cambodia for a number of years, Kunthea's wealth of experience in the development sector has been an invaluable contribution to Aziza's Place.
Chamreun is the Executive Director at First Step Cambodia, a local NGO designed to meet the needs of boys that were victims and survivors of sexual abuse and their families, carers, supporters and communities in Cambodia. In July 2017, Chamreun joined our local Board. His experience in social work, being active in the same geographical areas as AP and being able to share a strong network in Phnom Penh, makes him a valuable addition to the Board.
David is a long-time friend to Aziza’s Place. He has extensive experience in the financial world, particularly in investment banking. During his career, David has lived and worked around the world, including Hong Kong, Dubai and China. In July 2017, he joined our local Board, helping us build and support our operations in Phnom Penh and helping in fundraising activities around the world.