Meet The Team

Travel Teacher's small team of experts work to ensure the success and sustainability of our projects, as well as the fulfillment and personal development of the volunteer.  Our team below highlight some of the core areas of our staffing network.

Travel Teacher Founder and Director Matt Ray

Matt ray

Meet Matt, Travel Teacher's Founder and Director of Programs. He is an experienced teacher and has a passion for making a difference in the world.  Matt loves travelling and is always ready for a new adventure.

Travel Teacher staff member Vani Ruve

vani ruve

Meet Vani our country liason and field support for Fiji.  Vani hails from the village of Namatakula and is the proud mother of two children and wife to husband Watisonii. Vani has spent a number of years working in tourism within Fiji and enjoys meeting people from all over the world.

Travel Teacher staff member Watisonii Naqwelevuli

Watisonii naqwelevuli

Meet one of of helpful country experts and field support member for Fiji.  Watson is a local from the village of Namatakula, Fiji and husband to Vani Ruve.  He is a keen rugby player and supporter of the local village team. Watson plays a key support role for our volunteers whilst in the field.