Richard Everitt is the Deputy Director of the British Council USA and is responsible for strategic direction of the education portfolio. Over the past 15 years with the British Council, his previous postings include: East Asia (China) where he managed the UK-China School Links Programme; South America (Colombia) where he headed the projects team that delivered arts, regional education, governance, and creative industries projects; and Europe (Poland) where he was responsible for a large scale sports and education programme.
Richard previously worked at Channel 5 Television in London and as a Teacher of English in Uganda. Richard has studied at University of Leeds, University of South Florida and the John’s Hopkins University (School of Advanced International Studies) in Washington D.C.
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