From the beginning, Luke was marred by a serious and very rare, form of Epilepsy called Landau Kleffner Syndrome. The condition affecting all spheres of his cognitive, emotional and social development. His life has been testing to say the least.
Luke has managed to create a happy, healthy and financially successful life as a school leader and now the CEO of RIZO Education – ‘A Strategic Consulting & Education Company’. Being regarded as one of the most respected school educators in the system today, Luke lives and breathes education, with students in ore of his compassion, knowledge and character. Luke has taken his skills and futurist view to improving some of the biggest concerns in education and the world today.
“I hope in the future we see more people who have experienced or live with epilepsy achieving highly and speaking of their condition. I would like to see epilepsy detached from the stigma of being a ‘disability’, or a condition that limits one’s ability. In particular, for children and families to live with less fear, take educated risks and make more effort towards good health and a positive mindset.”
His education and experiences flex the way people think and learn. Whilst he is a special needs and education expert, he questions the future of education, human thinking and behaviour.