Akua holds a Master’s Degree in International Development and Project Management from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She also holds a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Political Science and Economics from Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Before joining Santol, Akua was a Project Manager for Liberty Commodities Limited, she was responsible for developing and maintaining a detailed project schedule, dealing with operational issues and ensuring projects meet requirements.
Prior to joining Liberty Commodities Limited, Akua was an Organizational Development Analyst for Axis Human Capital Limited. Her responsibilities included facilitating strategic management efforts for clients by assisting clients in identifying and aligning the mission and vision of their organization with strategic operations, assisting clients in improving organizational culture along the dimensions of diversity, work place behaviour, sexual harassment, leadership and stress management.