Joseph Sesay | Country Director
Joseph w. Sesay is a native of Sierra Leone has over a decade of grassroots experience working with the youth and the underserved in Sierra Leone. His experience includes working as a Welfare Coordinator with ELI (Experimental Learning Initiative) Africa, a Volunteer Coordinator with STEM Social Sierra Leone and ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) Youth Ambassador to Mali.
With his expertise in social – mobilization, youth and community empowerment engagement, he has helped bring awareness to the needs and challenges faced by specific communities in Sierra Leone. As Impact Sierra Leone’s Country Director, he oversees and directs projects in Sierra Leone and works in partnership with the organization’s Female Empowerment Director and community leaders of the people we serve. He helps ensure that programs are successful, compliant and the community is involved on every level.
Mr. Sesay has a Certificate of Completion from the Sulisha Institute of Management and Computer Studies and a B.A. in Social Sciences in (Social Work Division) from Fourah Bay College in Sierra Leone, he has been valued for being a key motivator within teams he has worked with, and acknowledged for going beyond what’s expected of him while overcoming insurmountable obstacles.