About The Academy

Academy Staff

The Academy is governed by a Board, which, through its Dean reports its activities to the IALA Council. The Council approves The Academy’s work programme.  Board Members are appointed for a four year period.

The Academy staff is pleased to be supported by several consultants, being:

  • Mr. Jacques Manchard
  • Ms. Dawn Seepersad
  • Mr. Colin Day
  • Mr. Jean-Luc Fontan


Mr Omar Frits Eriksson

Dean, IALA Deputy Secretary-General

Mrs Gerardine Delanoye

Capacity Building and Resources Manager

Mr Kevin Gregory

Education and Development Manager