Maureen Nkechi Chukwuemeka
Position: Senior Program Manager
Profile: She brings 10 years’ experience of implementing development programs in non-profits in Nigeria, particularly in the areas of Monitoring & Evaluation and Program Management. In addition to being a capable leader, she is a firm believer in teamwork.
She was previously a program manager at Women Friendly Initiative and a Senior Program / Monitoring & Evaluation Officer at Life Link Organization. She holds a BSc. in Demography and Social Statistics from the Obafemi Awolowo University and MSc. In Social Work and Administration from the Lagos State University.
Position: SOS Bridge Program Officer
Profile: Edidiong Simeon is the SOS Bridge Program Officer. Passionate about improving the quality of life of youths and young adults, she has 4 years’ experience in managing Community Development projects focused on Education. Prior to her current role, she worked as an SOS Careers program support officer at the Foundation and a Project Enumerator at Silicon base Nig. Ltd. She is a graduate of Mathematics from the University of Abuja, with a post-graduate Diploma in Public Administration.
Angela Onozare Umoru
Position: Media and Communications Officer
Profile: Multi-talented and goal-driven, she has four years’ experience as a contributing writer, a web content writer, content developer, media consultant and a journalist. She holds a BSc. in Mass Communication from Ahmadu Bello University, Kaduna State, a post-graduate diploma in Customer Relationship Management from the Chartered Institute of Customer Relationship Management and is an associate of the British Project Management Academy.
Position: Admin/HR /Finance Officer
Profile: An avid learner, she is energetic and passionate about influencing positive change. Shalom’s passion includes administration, proper etiquette and storytelling for change and these account for her experience in managing people of diverse backgrounds. She is a graduate of Agricultural Economics from Landmark University, and more recently, a diploma holder of Human Resource Management.
Position: Data Entry and Research Officer
Profile: As an enthusiast of “numbers”, Chisom is passionate about equal opportunities for all regardless of their economic status. With almost 5 years of volunteering experience in the area of education research for basic and secondary school levels, he bears an altruistic spirit. He holds a degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers state. In his free time, he does lot of analytical thinking about numbers.
Position: SOS Headstart-Into-Entrepreneurship Program Officer
Profile: A diligent and self-motivated individual who is fervent about maximizing potential, while helping others to do the same. With a remarkable ability to identify rewarding opportunities she is a specialist in business development and marketing. She is a graduate of Microbiology from the University of Abuja.
Godwin Ufuoma Akpisheri
Position: SOS Bridge Assistant Program Officer
Profile: Passionate and hardworking, he is interested in historical writing as well impacting young lives through the media. A born-administrator, he is a certified manager from the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) as well as Human Resource and Project Management personnel. He holds a BA in Theatre and Media Studies from the University of Calabar, Cross River state.