Weruche U. George is a founding member and current President of WIIN. She's a poet and published author. She has a master's degree in Journalism from Quinnipiac University, and a master's in Human Rights Studies from Columbia University in the City of New York. She was a UNA Women delegate to the United Nations 62nd Commission on the status of Women, an Albert Schweitzer Institute delegate to the 13th Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. She currently serves as a Commissioner on the Hamden Human Rights and Relations Commission and on the Board of Integrated Refugee and immigrant Services- IRIS.
Dr. Cynthia Agumanu McOliver is an Environmental Health Scientist with interest and expertise in communications with diverse stakeholders. She has a background in public health and has served as a mentor, tutor, ESL instructor, volunteer and Executive Board member. She has served on numerous peer review and technical panels and is a published author. She joined WIIN’s board in 2021.
Ijeoma C. Okafor is a Housing Specialist with a focus on Affordable Housing - Multifamily Section 8 and Low-Income Tax Credit (LITCH). She has a BSc. in Accounting, with a master’s degree in business administration and is currently a PHD candidate with her research focus on housing policies & procedures and its impact on diversity. She’s volunteered in the church as Treasurer for Women’s Guild/Mother’s Union for many years, is currently the treasurer for Queen’s School Enugu North East, USA Alumni group. Ije is married with four beautiful children and 2 grandchildren. She joined WIIN’s board in 2019.
Njideka Unokesan is a lawyer who has spent over twelve years practicing in the human resources field. She's been in top management for several multinational companies. Recently, upon migrating to the United States she has gone back to school to attain a nursing degree, while working as a support professional. This career choice has put her on a pathway to achieving her dreams of working with cancer patients. A hardworking empath by nature, she is always willing to champion the rights of women and children. She has two girls of her own. She joined WIIN's board in 2021.
Kamdi Iweka is an activist and member of All Black Lives U.K. She attends and organizes protests for the organization, which fundamentally focuses on fighting for racial equality and justice for black people in the U.K. In addition to creating magazines, music videos and adverts for media projects, she has participated in lyricism on topics such as mental health and racism, for published songs. She is passionate about the topic of mental health and attends youth clubs to strengthen this topic of conversation. Her attendance at the London protest was featured in Vogue magazine.
Niamh McKeown is a Royal Air Force Cadet at Alleyn’s School. She is constantly engaging in debates and discussions that can make a change. She is currently a member of the Minority students union and has attended the feminist society a number of times. Niamh has been a Youth Councilor for CYM Deanery. Currently she is a mentor and tutors younger children in predominantly Mathematics, English and sometimes computer science.