Amara Kyna Agbim – Founder [2016 Cordes Fellow]
Amara was born and raised in Eastern Nigeria. She moved to Lagos when she got married. She is the proud mother of four children, three daughters and a son and fully understands how difficult it is to raise a family and build a career simultaneously.
Amara earned a BA(ED) in English Education from Imo State University; a Master of Arts degree in English Language from the University of Lagos and an Msc. in Media and Communication from the Pan-Atlantic University. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate degree. Amara has additionally earned the prestigious Certificate in Entrepreneurial Management (CEM) from the Enterprise Development Center (EDC) Lagos, including several other certifications and affiliations with local and international bodies. In 2013,Amara won the prestigious ‘40 under 40’ SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD from BUSINESSDAY Newspapers in conjunction with Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment for the work she is doing at The Nanny Academy.