Del has the skills that are required to provide oral language professional learning and development (PLD) to schools throughout the country. Del has worked in this space for the last 15 years. As a student of the University of Canterbury, studying towards a Masters in Education (eLearning specialisation) she is focused on keeping up to date with the current pedagogical theories, the needs of teachers at the coal face and all the learners in our diverse communities. She has a special interest in digital/eLearning and how it can be used as a tool to enhance oracy skills. In addition to her work with schools and corporates, Del is an examiner for Speech New Zealand (Speech, Drama, Communication and Professional Speaking) and a keen blogger/vlogger.