Passionate, self-motivated and hardworking junior seeking development opportunities and networks that will enable me to work on the innovative ideas which can help deliver hope and better-quality life to communities around the world.
Hope College, Holland, MI
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Philosophy || Expected Graduation Date: May 2023
United States Senate, Washington DC January 2022 - Present
Manage the efficient execution of constituent correspondence.
Assist with staff decision making by attending briefings, hearings and presentations in an effort to compile functional summaries and analysis.
Engage in legislative research in order to support the Senator’s legislative vision, especially as it concerns Government Operations, Economic Viability and the Provision of Jobs
Community Healing Organization, Holland, MI December 2020 - Present
Co-Founder & Co-President
Develop an organization that addresses needs in communities while fostering belonging.
Mobilized 750 books for 26 prisons in the Midwest in order to support inmate education
Coordinated a welcome card writing campaign for over 300 incoming Afghan refugees
Hope College Admissions Office, Holland, MI May 2020 - December 2021
Tour Guide Team Leader & Office Manager
Oversaw the 2021 summer tour guide team that completed a record number of tours for over a thousand families.
Manage Admissions Office’s engagement with prospective students.
Hope College Phelps Scholars Program, Holland, MI February 2020 - May 2021
● Assisted with recruitment efforts and engagement with prospective students.
Hope College Academic Success Center, Holland, MI August 2020 - December 2020
Peer Academic Coach
● Helped incoming freshmen students by providing academic advising.
Frost Research Center, Holland, MI February 2020 - March 2020
● Surveyed residents of Holland, MI for the Board of Public Works
SMARTCAREERS, Lagos, Nigeria February 2019 - August 2019
Client Services Assistant
● Maintained the organization’s front desk and attended to the information needs of clients.
University of Reading Doctoral Researcher, Lagos, Nigeria 2014 - 2016
● Helped transcribe audio interviews and compute data for a doctoral researcher.
American Enterprise Institute, 2021 Summer Honors Scholar on International Economic Development
Hope College, 2021 Barbara Jo Stephenson Prize for First- Year Writing
Hope College, 2020 Painting Selected for The Juried Student Show by Juror, Shannon Stratton
Hope College, 2020 Charles E. Lake Memorial Prize for Philosophical Promise
Published Book Project May 2018 - January 2019 Inspiring Stories from Amazing People (available at Amazon.com)
Hope College, 2019 Recipient of the highly competitive International Student Full-Ride Scholarship
Dansol High School, 2018/2019 Academic Year Elected Student Body President
Dansol High School, 2018/2019 Academic Year Elected Chairman of the Student Council
Yale University, 2017 Yale Young Global Scholar Program
Columbia University, 2017 Psychology Summer Immersion program
University of Barcelona, 2017 Summer Immersion Program
Royal Commonwealth Society, 2017 Bronze Awardee for The Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition
COLLEGE AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
American Enterprise Institute Executive Council August 2021 - Present Co-Chair
Philosophy Club August 2020 - September 2021 President
Campus Ministries August 2020 - September 2021 Student Leader for International Students
Phelps Scholars Program August 2020 - Present Mentor
Phelps Scholars Program August 2019 - May 2020 Member
● Fluent in spoken and written English
● Fluent in spoken and written Nigerian Pidgin
● Intermediate fluency in spoken Yoruba