Founder, STEMi Makers Africa
Amanda is a Certified STEM professional by the Open University, United Kingdom and Founder of STEMi Makers Africa where she empowers young Africans with emerging tools, real-world problem-solving skills to excel in STEM lucrative fields and match world- standard pathways.
She is a 2019 Global WACREN awardee and The MAI Woman in Technology who is recognized for her passion in promoting lifelong learning, raising leaders through STEM Education and successfully championing diversity for the African child. The Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Innovation Makers of Africa is an initiative that unite, inspire and prepare young Africans with application of STEM resource tools, 21st century skills and design thinking approaches necessary for lucrative STEM inclined careers and Entrepreneurship. Focused on equipping over 5,000,000 Africans with tools, knowledge and opportunities they need to become more experienced and professional for Africa's workforce by 2030. STEMi Makers Africa have designed sustainable projects which have been implemented in 72 underserved communities across 13 Sub-Saharan countries by empowering over 25,400 Africans who have become innovators, critical thinkers and Entrepreneurs.