Grace Eversley-Jacott received her Ed. D. from the University of West Indies. She is a tertiary education professional who served many years ago as a high school teacher and school principal in the country of Suriname, South America. She then became a part-time university lecturer and residential life director. She is a department coordinator at the University of Southern Caribbean in Trinidad and Tobago and a member of the institutional review board (IRB) where she contributes to the reviewing of research proposals of post-graduate students. She is also concerned with the appreciation of cultural diversity in education and the promotion of student centeredness.