Samuel OpokuSenior Education Specialist, Ghana
Samuel joins our Ghana EduFinance team as an Education Specialist working with schools in and around Kumasi. Samuel brings with him over 20 years’ experience in education. He began as a teacher with the Ghana Education Service, has specialized in Maths and Social Studies, and his most recent role, before joining Opportunity, was as Headmaster of Anlogold Ashanti Junior High School in Obuasi, Ghana.
For the past seven years Samuel has also been part of a team of tutors training and developing basic school teachers at the University of Cape Coast’s College of Distance Education (CODE). Samuel holds an MA in Environmental Management and Policy and a Bachelor of Education from the Institute for Development Studies at University of Cape Coast. Aside from his dedication to education and developing people, he is passionate about care for the environment.