Maame serves as the director of finance and human resources. She is responsible for performing full-service accounting and for the overall financial management of IEL. She also supports the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the human resources function.
Maame joined the IEL staff in January of 2007 working in programmatic areas and networks management for IEl's Coalition for Community Schools. Maame holds a Masters in Strategic Human Resource Development from Drexel University. She received her B.A. in Political Science from Michigan State University. She is also a an alumni of IEL's Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP). Maame has volunteered as an after-school community service leader at an elementary school, the Ronald McDonald House Charities, various women's organizations, and mentoring domestic and international youth and serving on various national planning committees for education/health groups. Maame is also a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and the Association for Talent Development.