Xuzel is a Communications analyst at Open Development and Education. In 2020 she completed her MSc in ICTs for Development at the University of Manchester.
Her experience includes designing social media strategies to create awareness about the importance of learning IT and digital skills. Prior to studying for her master’s degree, she worked as a consultant in the telecommunications and digital inclusion fields and as a Telecommunications engineer designing wireless networks to bring the internet to rural settings in Peru. Her main interest is promoting better use of technology in the education field, especially for children in developing countries who have limited access to it.