Vitumbiko is a Malawian with special interests in improving access to quality education through Open and Distance Learning (ODL). He holds a Bachelor of Education and a Master in Education (Policy, Planning, and Leadership). He is studying for a Ph.D. in Education (ODL) at the University of South Africa. He is working with the University of Malawi as an ODL satellite centre coordinator in the northern part of Malawi. His goal is to see increased access to quality education for the excluded and vulnerable students through ODL.