As a fractional director she runs business and product development and strategic partnerships. She also works as a brand, product & marketing consultant for established and fledgling organisations. Sunita and her former work colleague, have had the privilege of contributing a case-study to the recently-published latest edition of the book, “A Handbook For Teaching & Learning in Higher Education”
Previously Sunita was deputy advertising director at News International where she directed commercial operations for the Times Educational Supplement, the Times Higher Education Supplement, the Times Literary Supplement and Nursery World. Sunita oversaw several section and magazine launches at News International as well as the launch of TES online. Sunita went on to lead the commercial operation for education and public sector at Guardian News and Media.
Sunita is an elected councillor for the London Borough of Sutton where she is the Lead Member of Resources and chair of Sutton Shareholdings Board which is established to oversee Sutton Council’s investment arm. She is a governor at South Thames Colleges Group where she chairs the Health Safety and Safeguarding and Search & Governance Committees. She is also a governor at Beddington Infants’ School.
Sunita was a national judge for the 21st Century Schools ICT Excellence Awards and also for the UK Teaching Awards. She has presented at Nanochannels’ conferences in Europe and the Middle East, and was a member of the Further Education Learning Technology Advisory Group.
She helped to raise funds to build schools in Sri Lanka and Ghana through Plan International.