OluwaSeunFunmi Arasi Is the YEF M/E officer. She studied Psychology as a first degree course and also holds masters degree in Public Health (Population and Reproductive Health Education) both from University of Ibadan. At YEF, she conducts regular visits to project sites to carry out process monitoring as well as gather feedback from the beneficiary community/school about the implemented projects and submit a detail report about the activities. She also compiles comprehensive final project evaluations report based on information retrieved from the database and field, draft project specific M&E plans/tools to be included in grant development and also coordinate with Programme staff to obtain field data pertinent to each indicator outlined in the project M&E plans. She Identifies and document success stories and case studies on extraordinary aspects of any YEF projects. She Supports the Programmes department in the collection of additional information from the field as required in projects.
Tony Eleme is a social scientist who holds a B.Sc and M.Sc degrees in Sociology from University of Lagos, Nigeria. He also holds a Diploma in Social Work have over four (4) years working experience in social development and Programmes work particularly in the areas of research, data analysis, youth mentoring, social media, sexual and reproductive health, child and maternal health, HIV/AIDS etc. Tony is currently the YEF social media manager and also a Programme officer. He has a research interests in Sociology of medicine, Political Sociology, Social Research methods and crime studies.
Tolulope Osoba is a Programme manager at Yefnigeria with over 10 years experience in programme planning, execution and counselling. She had her Bachelors of Science in Psychology from the Ondo State University, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State,(Now, Ekiti State University) and a Masters in Social Work from the Lagos State University. She has written and coordinated several proposals and has managed and executed outstandingly many projects and programmes with her YEF team. She is a certified counsellor, (a face-to-face and hotline counsellor), an ardent supporter of child rights and gender equality. She has attended several seminars and conferences at national, international level and a fellow of the Sexuality Leadership Development Fellowship. She has rendered free services to the aged, the homeless, abused children, orphans, girls and have volunteered at various orphanages and homes
Ugwuoke Oliver Osita studied Political Science from Enugu State University of Technology, Enugu, Nigeria. Presently he works with the YEF’s M/E department. Osita has 4 years experience in programmes work. Because of his diligent and passionate in his work while building the leadership capacity of youths through sports and life skill, he was invited for seminar on Goal Project at Kampala Uganda where he was thought on how to use sports to teach life skills to young people in areas of Gender Based Violence (GBV), Leadership, HIV/AIDS etc. Presently he works with the YEF’s M/E team in designing, conducting evaluations, baselines and endlines, data gathering/analyses and also work passionately as a field officer.
Funmi Longe is a Finance and Admin manager in YEFNigeria. She has over 10years experience in Finance and Administration and currently the long serving YEF staff. She is a HND and PGD certificate holder in Business Administration. As a finance and admin manager, she analyze and present financial reports in an accurate and timely manner, clearly communicate monthly and annual financial reporting materials for all donor segments, and oversee all financial, project/program and grants accounting. She also coordinate and lead the annual audit process, administer and review all financial plans and budgets, liaise with external auditors, oversee and lead annual budgeting and planning process in conjunction with the Head of Departments (HOD’s) and the Executive Secretary (ES). She further work closely and transparently with all external partners including third party vendors and consultants, oversee administrative functions as well as facilities to ensure efficient and consistent operations as the organisation scales.
Bukola Favour Akingbohungbe, hail from Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State. She bagged her first degree in English Education from Adeyemi College of Education Ondo. Due to her interest in helping individuals to be better people in life she embarked on a Masters degree programme in Educational Psychology and School Counseling, currently on a PhD programme in the Department of Guidance and counseling University of Ibadan with special interest in Clinical Psychology. She has two published articles in international Journals of counseling. Bukola is aspiring to become a renowned counselor, researcher and life saver in the field of guidance and counseling as well as making Youth Empowerment Foundation a globally recognized lifesaving organization as the Programme Officer of YEF, Ibadan. She has the duty to manage, organize and see to the effective running of every affairs of the organization and reports to higher authority.
Adekemi Omole works as a Programme Officer with Youth Empowerment Foundation (YEF). As a Programme Officer, She is responsible for the smooth running of YEF’s Abuja Office. Adekemi is a forward thinker; and this reflects in the quality of her work. Obtained a B.Sc in Sociology from the University of Ibadan, and a M.Sc. in Epidemiology and Public Health from the University College London, Adekemi is a UNICEF trained Child Protection System Strengthener in Nigeria. Her research interest is aimed at understanding the social determinants of health in low and middle-income countries. An adroit quantitative data analyst and a proficient STATA user, Adekemi monitors data collection and entry. She also supervises projects, writes proposals, others. She is a facilitator per excellence and an adept mentor to young adolescents.
Atanda is a Program Assistant with YEF Ibadan branch. He is hardworking, dedicated and passionate working with youths especially on Sports. He has won many laurels, awards and recognition as a Football coach. Graduated with a B.ED certificate in Educational Management and Political Science from the nation’s Premier University, (The University of Ibadan), Atanda is an expert in data collection, entry and analysis. Coach, as he is fondly called has a formidable facilitation skills in the areas of Life and Sports training as well as office administrative acumen
Funmilayo Olayinka is an Accountant who holds a Bsc degree in Accounting from Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, Nigeria. She is also a master’s student at the University of Lagos, Nigeria in the department of Accounting, Faculty of Management Sciences. She is a professional student of ICAN and have 2 years work experience in the Accounting field. Her accounting interest and specialty is Audit and Taxation. Funmilayo is currently the Admin and Finance Officer at YEF. She has a research interest in Pension Matters, Taxation and Audit. Also, she has a passion for young people and hope to build a society where love is shared As an Admin and Finance Officer, Funmilayo performs both Administrative and Accounting roles by providing administrative support and ensuring smooth operations of the organization. She Operates an effective inventory management system for various suppliers; vendors and donors. Parts of Funmi’s roles is establishing a fixed asset register for the foundation, maintaining all records for internal and external audits and working hand-in-hand with the external auditors to ensure prompt annual audits of accounts. Among other duties, she reports to the foundation’s Finance and Admin Manager, as well as the Executive Secretary.