The Board of Trustees is made of Nigerians with reputable character. The members of the Board include:
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Dcn. Martins Okoronkwo
President & Founder, Visions For Nigeria Foundation
Captain Christian A. Ajibola
(Yet to be Registered):
Mr. Victor Baturekolai
Dcn. John Ejinaka (WEF January 2008)
Ms. Christie Adejoh (WEF January 2008)
Dcn. YakubuAttah (WEF January 2008)
Barrister Sunny Nwankwo
DCN Chris Sugari
DCN Paul Ekunwe
DCN Tony Boro
Deacon Martins Okoronkwo
President and Founder.
Deacon Martins Okoronkwo is the President and Founder of Visions for Nigeria Foundation. Deacon Martins serves as a Cabin Crew Manager / Instructor of the PresidentialAir Fleet, Abuja. FCT. Nigeria. He holds series of Professional Qualifications in PublicAdministration and Air-line cabin crew courses from different countries.Dcn. Martins is responsible for furthering the mission and activities of Visions for Nigeria Foundation by promoting the foundation at all levels. As the president and founder, he isresponsible and accountable for the overall management and direction of the Foundation. Heis committed to high quality and informed policy advocacy on health, education, anddevelopment of communities. His participation in global forums at various levels allows himto promote a range of issues in the areas of volunteerism, human development, povertyeradication, HIV/AIDS, gender equality and the well-being and development of orphanedchildren and the vulnerable. Deacon Martins is particularly involved with supporting the implementation of developmentprograms that addresses the issues of poverty reduction and the economic needs of vulnerable groups.
Captain Shehu Usman Iyal
Captain Shehu Usman Iyal (OON) rightly deserves his position as Patron and Trustee of Visions for Nigeria Foundation. He was there at the inception and proof-read the constitution of the foundation before it was presented to the CAC for registration. His interest in the well-being of the less privileged and most vulnerable in the society has endeared him to the programs of Visions for Nigeria Foundation..
Capt. Shehu UsmanI yal is an expert in Aviation Matters. He is presently the Senior Special Adviser on Aviation (SSA) to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, a position he has held for over eight years. He is married with children. His dedication to duty and service to humanity earned him an OON award of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
DCNs. CHIOMA OKORONKWO.
Director, Medical Unit.
She has been at the helm of the organization since its conception. DCNs. Chioma Okoronkwo provides valuable leadership and direction to the foundation. She has initiated several programs and has managed the Medical Department of the Foundation with great efficiency. She holds a B.A in Political Science and B.Sc. Nursing. Prior to her position as Director, Medical Unit, DCNs. ChiomaOkoronkwo serves as a Chief Nursing Officer of Wuse General Hospital, Abuja. Her stint with aforementioned Organization afforded her the experience to have a direct hand in dealing with Health problem / issues of the people.
BARR. OLUMILUA OMOBOLANLE
Director, Legal Unit.
Barr.Olumilua has been with Visions for Nigeria Foundation since its conception and has been involved in the development, Advocacy and Legal activities. She is committed to highquality and informed policy advocacy on health, gender equality and women empowerment. She has several years experience in legal service research and Human development. Barr.Olumilua holds B.Law. Prior to her position as Director, legal unit, Barr.Olumilua serves as a Barrister & Solicitor of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) Abuja. Her stint with aforementioned organization afforded her the experience to have a direct hand in dealing with the foundations legal issues and Advocacies.
Staff of Visions for Nigeria Foundationis grouped as core staff and volunteer staff. The volunteer base of the organization is sixty five persons and is still on the increase.
B.Sc. mathematics and statistic
UNI Agri Benue state
Nwoye Esther Ezinne
B. Sc. Economics (in view)
B.Sc. Biochemistry, NAU.
Program Coordinator (HIV/AIDS)
Dr. NzekuduChinatu E.
Akpo Esther Oke
B.Eng. (Elect/Elect) Madonna University, M.Sc. (Telecomm. Eng.)
Program Officer (Training & language translation)
B.A Foreign Languages/Literature (French /German), UNN.
Program Officer (Training)
B.Sc Industrial Chemistry, University of Nigeria Nsukka.
Program Officer (monitoring & Evaluation)
B.Sc. Political Science, University of Abuja
Program officer (Research)
Okoro Kenneth I.
HND Science Lab Tech, Fed.poly, Oko.
Member NIST, CCNA Certified.
Idako Eve J.
Other Members of our team includes Partners, Volunteers.
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