Anne Marie Cogan is a qualified ACCA Accountant holder of a 1:1 Level 8 degree in Accountancy. Award winning student on her undergraduate studies recognition from the governing body and Chartered Accountancy Ireland for achieving the highest grade Over two decades of experience in the business environment. Her ambition in life is to communicate, that each person has the ability to reach their own self actualisation through education, hard work, determination and resilience. She hopes that by delivering this message to even a small minority will ensure a more equal society going forward. She has a no nonsense attitude, challenges complex theories and calculation always bringing it back to simple terms she believes the secret to effective learning is always asking “WHY” and walking through scenario’s step by step. Her research interest are in effective management of expenditure in Education to ensure all children have equal opportunity.

“Education is the one great leveller upper, greater than wealth, greater than lineage, greater than power” (Donogh O’Malley-Minister for Education 10th September 1966