Makarita (or Maki) is the Secretary to the Senior Learning Designer at CFL where she had worked for 10 years. Her responsibilities are to deliver prompt and efficient secretarial support to the Learning Design and Development team at CFL. Additionally, she also tends to administrative queries and issues from the faculties, other support sections, and staff and students both regionally and internationally. She has qualifications in Computing from Datec (Fiji) Ltd and SPEC. She also attained professional training at various technical and vocational institutions in Fiji. Before joining USP Maki worked at a consultancy firm as a Receptionist/Clerk Typist and two different law firms as Legal Secretary. She commenced part-time studies at USP in 2011 and is currently pursuing a Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality. She likes playing outdoor sports and spending time with families and friends.