Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Lifetime Achievement Awardees 2013

Avril Crawford

Avril has had a long and distinguished career in IT and Education in Jamaica as well as the UK spanning organisations such as:- CAST (now UTECH), UWI, National Sugar Company, USAID, National Housing Trust, Fiscal Services (EDP) Ltd, Applied Cutting Edge Technologies International (ACE Ltd), Instruction Technology Institute and the Jamaica Computer Society Education Foundation.

Avril has the admirable trait of being active in volunteerism with organisations like the Jamaica Netball Association (JNA), the St. Margaret's Technology Outreach Programme and the JCS; of which she has had continuous paid up membership since 1978. She has the distinction of being the first and only female JCS President and one of a select few who had multiple stints in the role (1983-1985 and 1995-1996).

She is currently the CEO/Project Manager for E-learning Jamaica Ltd where she continues to contribute in changing the face of education with the use of Information Technology in teaching/learning modes. She is also a member and chair of several other boards.

Avril Crawford