Meet the Team
Pov Sreytouch from Cambodia
Our experienced and hardworking chef passionately prepares and serves lunch to the students at ABCs and Rice on a daily basis. Sreytouch designs the majority of the lunches to account for seasonal produce and the project’s nutritional goals. She brings a tenacious work ethic and a roaring laugh that fills the kitchen with a jovial buzz.
Tine Bols from Belgium
Financial Controller and Administrative Director
Tine is 29 and extremely passionate about the power of education. She has been teaching English whilst developing curriculums, exams and teaching resources in Cambodia for almost 4 years now and shows no sign of slowing down. Her role includes but not limited to financial management as well as online marketing and fundraising.
Hilde Geerts from Belgium
Overseas Fundraising Coordinator
Hilde has been an integral part of our operations from the beginning and has actively organized numerous fundraisers and merchandise sales in her local community to support the ongoing operations of Pack The Essentials. Her enthusiasm and dedication to nutritional development and education in Cambodia make her an invaluable asset to the team.
Michael Myrseth from Sweden
Michael is 31, holds a Masters Degree in Education and formally worked as a journalist. He has been fundraising tirelessly, to direct much needed support to local communities since he arrived in Cambodia. Michael has and always will, strive to ensure complete accountability for all funds received.
Luis Sanches from Portugal
Luis is 22 and never fails to bring his energy and passion into our kitchen. He coordinates the preparation of all meals and volunteers his spare time; teaching computer classes at one of our partner schools twice a week. Back in Portugal, he is undertaking a degree in music.