Congratulations to Zeynep Sertel, Principal of Ilim College, Dallas, for being the successful recipient of the Muslim Women’s Leadership Scholarship, supported by the Islamic Council of Victoria and Leadership Victoria. Zeynep will be part of the 2018 Williamson Program as part of this scholarship.
Zeynep began her teaching journey in 2001 as an English, Humanities and Quran teacher. She has also taught at La Trobe University in Melbourne and Prince Sultan University in Riyadh.
Zeynep values positive student-teacher-family communication and believes this is the key to success on students’ academic levels. She strongly believes in the concept of “lead by example” when developing critical skills in the leaders of tomorrow. Congratulations Zeynep, your contribution as a Williamson Scholar will benefit the community immensely.