About us

Management and Advisory Team

Adamu Bakinam Mathew

PREIDENT

About Adamu Bakinam Mathew

Adamu Bakinam Mathew is a nurse with 13 years working experience (both in practice and in class room). He is currently a permanent senior health tutor at nursing training college-Techiman kobo in Ghana. He has a vast knowledge in nursing, education, management and administration .He holds Master of philosophy in Nursing (Mphil) from Kwame Nkrumah University of science and Technology, Kumasi, Bachelor of science in nursing from valley, View University, Ghana, Health administration & management from Ghana Institute of management and public administration (GIMPA), Bachelor of Education Health sciences from University of cape coast and Diploma in nursing from university of Ghana.

 
 
 

Nick Mawani

CO-FOUNDER

About Dr. Nick Mawani, DrPH, MPH, CNPA, RRT, BSc.

Dr. Nick (Iqbal) Mawani founded ORCD Canada Inc. (Non-Profit) in 2016 and co-founded ORCD Ghana in 2018. ORCD is Organization for Research and Community Development. Dr. Nick was awarded Queen Elizabeth II, Diamond Jubilee Medal, in January 2013 for his promotion of health care and healthy living. He is a graduate of the University of Ottawa in Biological Sciences. He is also a graduate from NAIT and an internship at the Royal Alexandra Hospital Edmonton in Respiratory Therapy.

Isaac Sanbiuk Laari

ADVISOR

About Isaac Sanbiuk Laari

Isaac Sanbiuk Laari is product of University of Ghana where he graduated with First class honour in Economics in 2011.He is currently perusing a Master of Science degree in from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. He started his career in 2011 teaching economics and mathematics as a national service personnel at Akim Sweduro senior high school.

Annan-Frey Louisa

ADVISOR

About Annan-Frey Louisa

Annan-Frey Louisa is a health tutor at Dunkwa nurses and midwifery training college. She has 13years clinical and teaching experience. Louisa attained her nursing career from komfo kntc apgraded to diploma in nursing at university of Ghana and finally attained Bsc of Science in nursing at the KNUST. She has diploma in education and currently pursuing masters in nursing (mphil).Louisa has interest in teaching surgery and surgical nursing and pharmacology. Because of that she teaches surgery and surgical nursing ,pharmacology and community based rehabilitation and supervises her students in nursing practice.

Mr. Richard Adongo Afaya

ADVISOR

About Mr. Richard Adongo Afaya

Education: Mphil Nursing (Student), BSc Nursing, Dip. in Nursing, RN. Mr. Richard Adongo Afaya is a registered nurse with six (6) years working experience. Within this period he has acquired skills in managing surgical patients and has been promoted twice. He is also a supervisory tutor at the University for Development Studies, Ghana where he supervises baccalaureate students’ dissertations and care studies. He is interested in research and has been involved in several research projects.

Mr. Bawre Moses Mousa

ADVISOR

About Mr. Bawre Moses Mousa

Registered General Nurse, (Dip), B.ed Health Sciences, Master of Public health (Candidate).  Work Experience: staff nurse, Health and Senior Health Tutor. Position held: Ward in-charge, institutional TB coordinator, Acting Principal (Lawra, NTC 2012) Academic tutor (NTC Techiman-Krobo).

Mr Timothy Gazari

ADVISOR

About Timothy Gazari

Timothy Gazari is a registered nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana.  He has six years of clinical practice experience and five years classroom experience. He is currently a Senior Health Tutor at the Navrongo Community Health Nurses Training College. He is currently pursuing a Master of Philosophy (Mphil) in Nursing at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi and an online Continuous Professional Development (CPD) course in Leadership and Management in Health with the University of Washington.

Mr Mike Wahab Tahiru Adams

ADVISOR

About Mike Wahab Tahiru Adams

For the past fifteen (15) years, Mike has been involved and has very rich experience in community development and profiling, Project management, participatory development, gender issues and conflict management. He is a very down to earth and lovely person. He loves socializing with people of varied backgrounds especially the less privileged in society. Mike graduated from the Konongo – Odumase Senior High School in 2004 where he studied General Arts.

Mr Dubik

ADVISOR

About Mr Dubik

Mr Dubik is a nurse at Valley View Adventist Hospital Techiman Ghana. He has one-year working experience. Dubik attained his Nursing career from Zuarungu Nurses Training college Bolgatanga. Dubik graduated from Nsutaman Catholic Senior High School in 2012 where he studied General Arts.He served as Catholic Student Union (CATHSU) secretary from 2011 to 2012.
In his primary level,he served as Senior School Prefect (S.P) at Sabon-line T.I primary School from 2004 to 2005.

Dr. Qudratullah Nasrat

ADVISOR

About Dr. Qudratullah Nasrat

Dr. Qudratullah Nasrat is a Fulbright Scholar and an Afghan Medical Doctor. He has done his Masters in International Public Health from the University of Liverpool having over 12 years of working experience in different disciplines within public health by working with various national and international organizations in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Professor Douglas (DJ) McCready

ADVISOR

About Professor Douglas (DJ) McCready

Professor Douglas (DJ) McCready currently lives in Richmond Hill, ON, Canada. He was born and raised in Ottawa and the Windsor areas of Ontario. His undergraduate degree is in Economics and Political Science from the University of Windsor and he has a MSc (Econ) degree from London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London. His education finished with a doctorate from the University of Alberta.

Dr. Suzanne Marlowe Minarcine

ADVISOR

About Dr. Suzanne Marlowe Minarcine

Dr. Suzanne Marlowe Minarcine is a wife, mother, grandmother, community leader, musician, nurse, retired airline pilot, strategist, artist, and founding partner of Sky High Aerial Drones, an aerial photography and aviation education company. Dr. Minarcine is the President and CEO of the Organization for Research and Community Development Global, a non-profit which grew out of Afghanistan and currently serves 22 countries.