Dr. Tekakwitha Pernambuco-Wise is the Head of The Wyndcroft School (PA). She is also an executive coach and consultant with The Jane Group. and a faculty member of The Heads Network's Women In Leadership Seminar. She holds a third-degree black belt in Judo and was an international competitor and national champion for Guyana. During her years in Hawai`i, she danced hula, including competing in the highly selective Merrie Monarch Festival.