Resume

Marvellous Ogudoro 

+1 (616)-535-9493 || Holland, MI || marvellous.ogudoro@hope.edu || marvellousogudoro.com

 

EDUCATION 

Hope College, Holland, MI

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Philosophy                                                                                                           Expected Graduation Date: May 2023

 

RELEVANT EXPERIENCES 

The Africa Center, New York, New York                                                                                                                          September 2022 - Present

Policy & Engagement Intern 

  • Establish and maintain relationships with African consulates and embassies in New York

  • Draft and support the development of policy for The Afreximbank Diaspora Institute.

  • Assist in execution of events, blogs and social media initiatives.

Strategic Value Partners LLC, Greenwich, CT                                                                                                                    June 2022 - August 2022

Legal & Compliance Intern 

  • Research legal requirements of investment management.

  • Identify directives from the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission for $18 billion of capital investments.

  • Write memoranda to advise lawyers and compliance officers.

  • Perform review and audit of legal department policies and procedures.

United States Senate, Washington DC                                                                                                                             January 2022 - April 2022

Legislative Intern 

  • Assisted with staff decision making by attending Senate briefings and compiling summaries & analysis. 

  • Engaged in legislative research in order to support the Senator’s legislative vision, especially as it concerns foreign affairs, government operations and economic viability.

  • Managed the efficient execution of constituent correspondence and tours. 

Community Healing Organization, Holland, MI                                                                                                                 December 2020 - Present

Co-Founder & Co-President 

  • Develop an organization that addresses needs in communities while fostering belonging.

  • Worked with historically disadvantaged high school students to secure $600,000 in college scholarships. 

  • Mobilized 750 books for 26 prisons in the Midwest in order to support their  inmate education programs. 

  • 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 & Recruitment Manager 

  • Led the 2021 summer tour guide team that completed a record number of tours for over a thousand families. 

  • Assisted with recruitment efforts and engagement with prospective students.

  • Maintained the organization’s front desk and attended to the information needs of prospective students.

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS 

  • Hope College, 2022 Research Assistant to the Political Science Department

  • American Enterprise Institute, 2021 Summer Honors Scholar on International Economic Development

  • Facebook, 2021 Technology Manager and Moderator for the Nigerian Teachers Facebook Group which won the Facebook Community Accelerator Program

  • Hope College, 2021 Barbara Jo Stephenson Prize for First- Year Writing 

  • 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 

  • Yale University, 2017 Yale Young Global Scholar Program 

  • Royal Commonwealth Society, 2017 Bronze Awardee for The Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS 

● Spoken and written English ●Spoken and written Nigerian Pidgin (75 Million Speakers)  ● Spoken Yoruba (40 Million Speakers)