Meet the Team

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Elsie Reed

Director

She is a STEM ambasador, she holds a Master’s degree in information systems management, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Among her many IT certificates, she holds the IBM Expert and is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer besides also being a Microsoft Certified Database Administrator. She also has 20 years of experience with IT-consulting as a Database Administrator, Project management and now Business intelligence consultancy. Elsie has worked with the FDIC America, the American Federation of teachers, and Accenture.

Armed with an MBA and also several IT certifications, Elsie has worked as an IT consultant for companies like Citibank,Federal Deposit Insurance corporation (FDIC), Meccedes Benz, American Red Cross, the US Department of Health, Verizon and Alcon/Novadis in USA. besides also Boots and NHS in the UK, TDIC Abu Dhabi and GBM Qatar. Elsie has been instrumental in creating paradigm shifts in Nigerian society - through the opening of the first school in Okoijorogu, the creation of health care and eye care camps for several people in Delta State, and through sexual harassment awareness drives. Elsie has been awarded by several international forums including the United Nations' Volunteering system through her NGO's efforts, for three years in a row.

Elsie Reed is member of Rotary Club, and is currently working as a business intelligent manager at Capita in UK . She is also a School Governor and a Board Member of Shantona Women's Center Leeds, Uk

Kirthi Jayakumar

Member, Advisory commitee

Kirthi Jayakumar is an activist, artist, entrepreneur, and writer from Chennai, India. She volunteered with Delta Women from 2010 until 2014. She founded and runs the Red Elephant Foundation, a civilian peacebuilding initiative that works for gender equality through storytelling, advocacy, peace education, and tech-for-good. One of her books made it to the final shortlist for the Muse India Young Writers’ Literary Award. Her work has been published

The Guardian and the Time magazine..

                                                                                         

Christopher Johnson Kekpe

Trainer 

A graduate of Computer Science with Professional Certification
In Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional - MCITP
CompTia A+, Network N+

Aliu Olu Jimoh

Trainer 

A system engineer and network engineer

Aliu has a Diploma in Computer Engineering / Networking and also a graduate of University of Agriculture Makurdi Benue State

 

Cinthia Barros

Trainer 

Cinthia is a software developer and digital nomad.

She has Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from a Brazilian Univeristy

 

 

Nidhi Mehrotra, MBA, PMP, CSPO

Trainer 

Nidhi is a collaborative leader who is passionate about solving business problems through innovation and technology. Cross-functional, strategic mindset with strong execution skills. Adept at building high performance teams that deliver. Highly effective solutions partner recognized for impacting change.