Kathlyn Patillo


2021 Global Leadership Initiative

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Kathlyn (Kat) is currently completing an MPhil in Politics (Comparative Government). Her research focuses on how movements shift education systems in the Global South, with cases of Delhi, India and São Paulo, Brazil. Her work applies the lens of community organizing and social movement theory to examine how collective action for education reform emerges and spreads. She writes a publication, EdWell, with resources for education leaders and funders across the Global South. Kat enjoys meditation, spending time in nature, and exploring new places and foods across the world. She is a member of St Antony’s College.