Serene believes that human-centered narratives define civilisations, and is driven to innovate content that solves for happiness. She has worked as a news correspondent, editor and content director over her three decades in media, leading award-winning teams to shape multimedia stories across platforms.
She has worked at Singapore Press Holdings Ltd, The Edge Singapore, and Australian Consolidated Press (South-East Asia), among other media organisations.
She has been a longtime youth advocate, serving on the 13th and 14th National Youth Council, then as board member of Advisory.Sg. She is currently founder and director of publishing solutions company Brango.