The Akumanyi Foundation is comprised of a team of passionate, dedicated, creative, and talented individuals. The team works hard to continue growing personally and as an organization. Our vision is to always be moving the foundation forward to best serve our volunteers and partner organizations. We believe the world is constantly changing, and we evolve alongside it as a foundation, always keeping the best interest of our partners in mind.

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Meet The Team

Francis Akumanyi Boandoh



 Executive Director

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Francis serves as the inspiration for the foundation with his incredible story of rising above the conditions in which one is born. Francis is our executive director, overseeing all operations of the foundation.


Hannah Bonacci 



 Program and Project Director

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Hannah serves as the foundations' program supervisor. Hannah oversees partnerships with the foundations' programs and supervises the management and creation of sustainable projects at each site.

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Prince lives in Ghana and serves as TAF's leader for all Ghana operations. He focuses on starting up, monitoring, and evaluating all past and current programs and projects. 

Prince Akumanyi 


Ghana Country Director 

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Katelin Franklin


 Projects Manager

Katelin serves as a key visionary, initiator, and manager of TAF's projects. She has been with the foundation since the start, and has served as an overall advisor to all foundation activities.

Tina Anim


Ghana Programs Supervisor and Head Chef

Tina serves as a program supervisor of our Ghana programs and projects. Additionally, Tina serves as our head chef, ensuring all volunteers are provided authentic, safe, and tailored meals. 


Sidney McCall


Social Media Coordinator

Sidney focuses on TAF outreach through the coordination of our social media accounts. Through her creativity and passion we are able to share our story with the world and build new connections!


Nana Kwame 


Ghana Programs Supervisor 

Nana Kwame serves as a program supervisor of our Ghana programs and projects. He focuses most of his time on supporting our group service-learning trips. 


Natalie Dixon


Intern: Seamstress Apprenticeship Program

Natalie serves as a TAF intern, focusing on initiatives to improve and grow our Seamstress Apprenticeship Program. 


Lorrin Van Evra 

Intern: Development Coordinator

Lorrin serves as a TAF intern, focusing on development initiatives for TAF that span across a wide variety of our programs and projects. 


Mahin Hossain

Intern: Community Health Projects Coordinator

Mahin serves as a TAF intern, focusing on community health projects. She helped to lead our water project in Penim, and will continue expanding upon her work there and in other partner sites. 


Hannah Perruquet


Intern: Website Design

Hannah serves as a TAF intern, focusing on website design and special projects. 


Caroline Morrow


Intern: Marketing

Caroline serves as a TAF intern, focusing on marketing initiatives.