Keely Cheong is a Programme Coordinator with Common Purpose Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Common Purpose, she has completed internships with international organizations such as the Embassy of United States of America in Singapore, and the Asia-Europe Foundation.
Keely is passionate about education development in the region and represented Singapore at the World Bank Youth Summit focusing on Rethinking Education for the New Millennium in Washington D.C. She is also interested in youth empowerment and currently serves on the executive committee of a regional youth organisation.
Keely is pursuing a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in International Relations with the Singapore Institute of Management (SIM), with the degree awarded by the University of London. She is an alumnus of the Common Purpose Global Leaders Experience (GLE) student leadership programme.