Beki is the Executive Director of Facing History and Ourselves CIO, and leads the team to deliver on the mission of using the lessons of history to challenge teachers and their students to stand up to bigotry and hate.

Beki is passionate about creating a society that is equitable and just, and educating young people to be better able to engage as effective and empathetic citizens.

Prior to being at Facing History, Beki worked at the Aldridge Foundation from 2014-19, first as Deputy Chief Executive and then as CEO. Beki previously worked in business development and operational leadership for two other youth-oriented social justice charities, the Communication Trust, and Youth at Risk, and has also run her own management consultancy.

Beki holds a B.Ed. in Outdoor and Science Education from Liverpool John Moores University. She is also Chair of Governors of a state secondary school.