The Asia Foundation Announces New Trustee Stephanie Fahey

San Francisco, December 8, 2016 — The Asia Foundation, a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia, announces the election of Stephanie Fahey to its Board of Trustees at its September 26, 2016 meeting.

Dr. Fahey has 25 years experience in the Australian higher education sector having worked as both an academic and a senior executive. She has worked in universities, dual sector institutions and has chaired a board of a very successful RTO. Her domestic and international experience covers all aspects of strategic planning, management, administration and teaching. Fahey has an impressive track record in higher education transformation both domestically and internationally. Her extensive international experience in training and education equips her to bring a global best practice perspective to performance improvement in the education sector.

Since joining Ernst & Young (EY) she has worked closely with a number of Australian and non-Australian universities, and global education firms to assist them in transformation of their functional services, learning strategies, domestic and international marketing and recruitment strategies, course demand, governance framework and cultural change. Prior to joining EY, Fahey was the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Global Engagement) at Monash University in Melbourne, she led a research institute at the University of Sydney, and was Head of Department at Victoria University.

The Asia Foundation is a nonprofit international development organization committed to improving lives across a dynamic and developing Asia. Informed by six decades of experience and deep local expertise, our programs address critical issues affecting Asia in the 21st century—governance and law, economic development, women’s empowerment, environment, and regional cooperation.

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