Excelling Hope Foundation’s board of directors oversee the works and projects of the foundation making sure that all projects, budget, and strategies are properly aligned with the foundation’s vision and mission . The board meets formally 7 times a year as well as between the regular meetings as needed to monitor and improve the performance of the organization.
Founder & Board Chair
Yemi Adewumi is the founder and Board Chair of Excelling Hope Foundation. A college graduate with a computer science degree currently enrolled in the MBA program of the University of Houston, Victoria. She is a life coach and mentor to many. She loves to impact lives in excellence and help people achieve their dreams in all spheres of life.
Yemi’s greatest passion is seeing the lives of people transformed, this was what led to the vision and birthing of Excelling Hope Foundation. Excelling Hope Foundation focuses on empowering lives, strengthening families and transforming Humanity. This vision spans across the US and other parts of the world. Yemi lives in Houston Texas and is married to David Adewumi and their home is blessed with three wonderful kids.
David Adewumi is the Vice-Chair of Excelling Hope Foundation. He has a Masters of Business Administration and combines his MBA with a Computer Science degree with other professional qualifications and certifications in IT, Project Management and Engineering. He has over 15 years professional experience in the IT, Engineering, Oil and Gas industry. He is a success coach with an incredible passion for empowerment and transformation of lives. He loves people and is passionate about what he does.
Executive Director - Finance
Maame Sheppard is the Executive Director - Finance of Excelling Hope Foundation. She holds a bachelor of science degree from Fordham University in New York. She loves people and has a passion to seeing lives transformed. She is an entrepreneur, teacher and mentor.
Executive Director - Administration & Strategy
Israel Olumese is the Executive Director-Administration & Strategy of Excelling Hope Foundation. He has many years of professional experience and is a lawyer by profession. He is fully committed to empowering lives with unparelled dedication and impact. He is an astute public speaker, a lover of song and sport.
Executive Director - Health & Policy
Lucy Agola is the Executive Director-Health & Policy of Excelling Hope Foundation.
She has a Bachelors in business administration and is a Registered Nurse by profession.
She has many years of professional experience in the Airline and Medical industry. She is compassionate about people and fully committed to helping people with a passion to seeing them excel in all they do by making a difference in their lives