Pradeep Kalipurayath. Our wonderful video/documentary director. Pradeep works in the film industry. Last heard of riding around on Harley Davidsons filming a TV Soap for Dubai TV.
My favourite song: The Animal Song by Savage Garden
And the philosophy I follow goes like this........'Take my advice...I don't use it anyways.'
Laurie Lewin. Project director, general mover and shaker and trouble maker. Favourite piece of music:Ponci Ponci (Guitar Man Mix)- Brenda Fassie. It's impossible to listen to this and not feel happy! Favourite philosophical sayings: 'There's no problem only solutions.'(John Lennon - Watching The Wheels) and 'It just takes 20 seconds of real courage' and 'If you're doing something for a good reason ....nothing can stop you!'(Film - The Zoo)
Sara Stommel (4th from left!). Namibia, Africa VATW coordinator ...we can all blame Sara ..she is the one that got things started!
Favourite music: Jack Johnston. Favourite Philosophical saying: 'Don't let Laurie anywhere near a video camera!'
Anne Keeling. Public relations, school contacts, press releases all round superwoman! Favourite piece of music: Imagine by John Lennon
Favourite quote: Life shouldn't be a journey with the plan of arriving at your grave safely and in a pretty, well preserved body. But, rather a skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, saying 'Wow...what a ride!' (Hunter Thompson)
Rohit Jayakaran. Video work genius. This year's documentary cameraman along with Pradeep and graphics designer. Day job -keeping Dubai,UAE/The world entertained as a RJ at City 1016 Radio Station in Dubai.
My fav piece of music is 'Playing For Change.' This is where a guy went around the world getting street performers to perform a song and mixed it together to make something truly global and awesome.
My philosophy is - 'Live your dreams today. Tomorrow is just too far away'.
Kaushi Silva. Schools' adviser, fund raiser, conference organiser. Favourite song: Something inside so strong ... Labi Sifre. Favourite quote: 'Our lives begin to end the day we remain silent about the things that matter.' Martin Luther King
The genius behind the music and of course a pop music legend ...never a dull moment when he's about!
Favourite piece of music: Imagine by John Lennon.
Favourite philosophical quote: Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
(Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
Martin Skelton. Director of WCL and IPC Schools. General all round wise man for the project! MyFavourite song?? 'God! This question is plaguing me! My favourite song is ....aaaaggghhh!.'
Favourite sayings:'You'll have to give me 24 hours!...Why can't I think for sure what is my favourite song!'
Kristina Lewin. Classroom musical adviser. Music and choir parts trouble-shooter. Middle East schools regional coordinator.
Favourite piece of music: Adiemus by Karl Jenkins
Favourite saying: 'Creativity is contagious - pass it on!' and 'Creativity is intelligence having fun'(Einstein)
Petra Lewin. Timeline manager. Quality control!
Favourite saying 'Laurie please stop talking about VATW for 5 minutes.' Favourite music: Anything by Annie Lennox
Milo. VATW Office Guard Dog. Website nightwork companion. Favourite music: 'Who Let The Dogs Out.' Favourite philosphical saying: 'Do you think it's time we took the dog for a walk?'