Taslikyah Stewart Fox

Academic Director

Taslikyah Stewart Fox, better known in the office as Tas, is in an integral part of the Nations team. In her role as Academic Director she manages the various accreditation bodies that Nations works ensuring that we stay compliant and exceed the expectations of our international partners. In her role, she coordinates Quality Assurance to ensure that the services we offer our clientelle are maintained to the highest degree. Tas also manages the Student Services office and is constantly working with the Support Staff to ensure we encourage and push our students to complete their studies and work through any challenges they experience.

Years at Nations: 16 years
Title: Academic Director
Education: Doctorate in Education – Doctoral candidate
Masters in Business Administration- Marketing
BA Business Management
How did you become a teacher and find your way to Nations?

A close friend worked here and she got a scholarship to study abroad so she encouraged me to take her position as Administrative Manager for the tertiary programmesAt the time, I had just moved back to Guyana and was not ready to take on a full-time jobAfter some persistence, I finally agreed and I have been here ever since and worked in several different positions

What makes Nations a unique experience?

Nations has been a unique experience because of the family-like environment; the care and concern for each other outside of the classroom or office. 

What is something you are excited about in your department this year at Nations?

New partnerships coming on board with international institutions to cater for the booming oil sector.  

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Nations?


What does leadership mean to you?

Leadership means working with the team to achieve our goals; providing motivation, encouragement and support. 

What person inspires you and why?

My mother is one of my biggest inspirationsGrowing up, she carried a ‘heavy load’ and did so with grace and humility.

What is the best piece of advice you have been given, and by whom?

Always maintain your integrity; your name will go places that you may never go – My Dad.

Where do you want to travel but have never been?