OUR TEAM

Lilian Sebastian Tigalyoma

Lilian Sebastian Tigalyoma former graduate of Tumaini University in Dar es Salaam Tanzania (2012-2015) and studied B.A in Human Resource Management.

From 2015-2016 she worked as a HR assistant in the Vice President's office in Dar es Salaam Tanzania.

In 2017 - 2018 she was sent by the Catholic church in Tanzania(Rulenge Diocese) to go in Germany and do the Voluntary work in a Youth Centre called Struwwelpeter in Kronach( Bamberg Diocese Germany), during this year she developed her passion and wanted to do something for people with disabilities, therefore, in 2019 she decides to do another B.A in social works but specialized in people with disabilities.

She is incharge of Monitoring and Evaluation at Rural Smile Foundation. Lilian is working to assist in providing her expertise to reporting and giving expert recommendations on the work we do to assist persons with disability

    Abdul Malik Asomaning

    Former graduate of Kwame Nkrumah of Science and Technology (2009-2013) studied Bsc. Chemistry Trained by ETi Fire Systems worked as a sub-contractor with HFS systems Ltd as a fire suppression systems technician on the Kinross Chirano Gold mine site.

    Now a private with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers of the British Army.

    As Assistant Project Supervisor , he assist in ensuring all our projects are well coordinated , funds raised and used judiciously.

         

      Abubakar Saddique Ahmed

      Executive Director of Rural Smile

       

      Abubakar Saddique Ahmed has passion for community development since his school days at the KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY where he studied Bsc. Actuarial Science . Due to the love for community development, he established Rural Smile Foundation in 2017 to champion the cause of children education, women economic empowerment and also support for persons with disability. He is a Mathematics teacher at the Senior High School with the Ghana Education Service. He believes that, to change the world, our communities must embrace education and invest heavily in the running of the affairs of education.

      Yahya Seidu

      Deputy Executive Director

        Yahya is a final year year at the Kwame Nkrumah University’s of Science and Technology studyiing BSc. Agribusiness Management. As a Mastercard Foundation Scholar and the President for Agribusiness Students Associations of Ghana - KNUST, he believes in volunteerism, service to humanity and giving back to society. He also likes traveling, swimming and discussing productive ideas. As Deputy Executive Director in charge of Mentorship and Literacy promotion , he works to design solutions that goes a long way to impact on rural school children.

      Nana Yaa Agyeiwaa Kodie

      Advisor

      Nana Yaa Agyeiwaa Kodie ,is the QueenMother of Kasei at Ejura in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Due to her passion for the welfare of women and girls in her community, she founded the Okodie Care Foundation to support the education of girls and empowerment of women . She has the can do spirit and strongly believes that nothing is impossible in this world. At Rural Smile Foundation, she is part of the few board of advisors that work so hard to support the smooth running of the activities and programs of the organization.

      Carlos Agyemang Osei

      Project Supervisor

        Carlos Agyemang Osei completed the University of Ghana Legon in 2012 where he studied BA Political Science with Psychology (First Class Honours). Carlos is a Project Supervisor for Rural Smile Foundation and he is enthusiastic about undertaking projects in rural development, health and sanitation. Additionally, he is passionate about environmental politics and sustainable eco-system, climate change as well as agriculture, energy and food security. He seeks to undertake projects that will effectively help meet the interlocking challenges inherent in the pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and development in Ghana and a rapidly changing world. He believes political, social and economic development in sub-saharan Africa can be achieved only through mental re-orientation and sacrifice of its leaders and people.

      Ahmed Mohammed

      Head of I.T

       

      Ahmed Mohammed is currently a Senior Disaster Control Officer (SDCO) in charge of Monitoring, Information & Training (MIT) with National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO).

      A member in good standing of International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) and International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE) both organization located in the United States of America.

      Also, he is currently the Ashanti Regional Scout Program Commissioner and a former Program Development Commissioner for International Scout & Guide Fellowship (ISGF).

      A Senior Marketing Consultant at High Technology Solutions / Auto Diagnosis & Key Programming.

      A Former National Public Relations Officer (PRO) for Personality and Human Relations (P.H.R.).

      A Former I.C.T Instructor at Al-Azhariya Senior High School.

      He loves meeting new friends and always lend helping hand towards Destitutes & Orphans.

      Isaac Hackman Anokye

      Fund Raising & Community Health Officer

       

      Isaac Hackman Anokye former graduate of the University for Development studies(2009-2013) Studied B.A In Integrated Development Studies and was the Welfare Chairman of the Department for Development Studies(DDS-Wa Campus). Currently studying Msc. in Global Health- Risks Management and Hygiene Policies at the University of Bonn(UniKlinikum) in Collaboration with United Nations University in Bonn and WHO. Anokye is a Development Practitioner and Global Health Specialist. He is in love with Development at the grassroots and have interest in Environmental, Hygiene and Public Health issues. He worked for Ipas Ghana as a consultant at the Nsutaman Polyclinic and also as a Teacher at the Ghana Education Service. He has also served as a volunteer for the Ghana Health Service in many Capacities. He believed everyone has special capabilities and when chances are given, they can deliver equally. Also he believed that the disadvantage and the venerable in society must be protected against Financial Risks at their attainment of Healthcare.

      As a community health officer and fundraising director at Rural Smile Foundation, he works to raise funds to support our projects

        ACULEY ABDUL-SAMED

        HEAD OF PROGRAMS

         

        ACULEY ABDUL-SAMED, is head of programs at Rural Smile Foundation and has extensive experience in education.

        Currently a teacher at the Ejura T.I Ahmadiyya Basic School. He is Married with three (3) Children.

          Amma Agyeiwaa

          In Charge of Girls & Women’s Welfare

            Amma Agyeiwaa holds masters degree in Economics in resources,environment and recycling economy from Beijing university of Technology and a Bachelors degree in Integrated Development Studies from UDS . Amma is passionate about the welfare of women and girls especially those in the rural communities. As the executive in charge of girls and women welfare at Rural Smile Foundation, she is in charge of working to design protocols aim at improving the wellbeing of women and girls through education,health and economic empowerment. She is married with two children.