Full Name
Shoubna Naika-Taylor
Job Title
Curriculum Manager and Co-Founder of Coventry Crosshairs
Coventry College

Shoubna is Curriculum Manager for Digital at Coventry College. She has worked in education for 14 years, lecturing in media, games, and esports. She oversees the esports operations at Coventry Crosshairs and has been a part of creating an inclusive and safe space for young people to participate in esports roles. Shoubna delivers Psychology for Esports Performance on the new esports BTEC providing an insight into the unseen side of esports.

She is a Women in Games ambassador and works hard to encourage girls to undertake extra-curricular activities in esports and games. She is also looking to collaborate with other teachers/organisations and create an initiative that allows further interest and offers advice to young women who wish to pursue a career in esports. Her work in this field has been recognised and has been awarded Top Educator at the GameHERS Award last year.

Shoubna Naika-Taylor