Chinwe A. Effiong

Chinwe A. Effiong
  • President, Junior Achievement of Africa, Kenya

BA in English and Literary Studies, Univ. of Calabar, Nigeria; MA and PhD in Int'l Relations with a focus on African Regional Integration, Univ. of Delaware. 1996-99, Acting Chair and Asst Prof. of Political Science, Lincoln Univ., Pennsylvania. Several years at Africare, incl. two years as Regional Director, East & Anglophone West Africa, and five years as Country Rep., Nigeria. Former Director, Programmes, Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership. President, Africa region, Junior Achievement, overseeing and providing strategic direction for JA operations in 16 countries of sub-Saharan Africa. Creative writer, story teller & motivational speaker.