Advisory Board Members

The ISEA Education Agent Advisory Board is a group of agents selected by the ISEA team and the ISEA Accreditation Council to provide feedback and support to the ISEA Accreditation and Training programme for further strategic development.  Agents have been carefully selected and have met the requirements below:

  • The agency must hold current ISEA Accreditation
  • The agency must have been established for more than 3 years
  • The agency must be sending a good number of students to New Zealand

Mrs Renee XU


Renee came to New Zealand in 2000 and completed her Bachelor Degree and Master Degree in 2004 and 2006 respectively. She worked as a marketing executive at a PTE in Auckland before she set up her own education and immigration agency in 2009. In the past decade, her company has helped nearly 10,000 clients to realize their dreams of studying abroad and immigrating to New Zealand. It has become a well-recognized company in New Zealand’s immigration and education sector and a leading expert in this industry.

Mrs Stephanie Feret

President of Fenix Visa & Immigration Consultancy Inc

Stephanie is the President of Fenix Visa & Immigration Consultancy Inc, Philippines which is one of the largest producing agents from the Philippines for the New Zealand market.  She has close to 14 years experience working for Immigration New Zealand in Manila before establishing Fenix Visa.  Stephanie is a Licensed Immigration Adviser for New Zealand.

Rachel Honeycombe

School Director - EF Auckland

Rachel has extensive experience in the International Education Industry having worked across all sectors including English Language, Schools and Tertiary in Marketing, Consultancy and Senior Management roles over the past 20 years. Rachel has a well-established network across the majority of international markets and has travelled extensively marketing international education in over 26 countries. Rachel has been at the forefront of Strategic Management decisions as well as assisting those new to the industry with Professional Development. Rachel has presented at both the Study Auckland and New Zealand International Education Conferences. She has also been involved in Advisory Meetings for the Industry and was on the board of ITENZ (Independent Tertiary Education New Zealand) in 2017.

​Anelita Casquel

ExcelENZ Study travel Director

I have been a professional education consultant since 2010. I believe in maintaining a positive mindset, creating partnerships with a purpose, and always seeking meaningful results. When you work with me, you should expect to collaborate with transparency and consistency. Want to learn more? Contact me today for an initial consultation.