Episode 77 – June 13, 2016 – Tricia Trotman-Maraj, Motivational Speaker, Author and Teacher
Tricia Trotman-Maraj is an ambitious Geography curriculum specialist, motivational speaker, and Public Sector Management graduate with strong communication, presentation, analytical and problem solving skills.
She graduated with a Master of Science degree in Public Sector Management in 2014, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Literatures in English, Psychology and Education in 2010 both awarded by the University of the West Indies. She received pre-service teacher training for a period of 1 year, managed a private secondary school for two years and was appointed as a teacher (Secondary) in the Trinidad & Tobago Ministry of Education where she taught Geography, English Language, Drama, and Literature for the past fifteen years until her resignation in 2015. She is a visual artist and published author. Her literary work is currently being used by the University of Münster, Germany in collaboration with the University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago as part of the Trinidad and Tobago component of the International Corpus of English (ICE) global academic research project. She possesses excellent leadership skills and specialises in motivating troubled youth toward academic success and holistic development through hard and focused work. Her ultimate goal is work as a full-time motivational speaker.