About Elizabeth

Elizabeth is an Aerospace Engineer and STEM Advocate dedicated to promoting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education. She is currently pursuing a Doctoral degree in Aeronautical Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Intelligent Structural Systems Laboratory, with a focus on Aerospace Materials and Structures.

Born and raised in Ghana, Elizabeth earned her undergraduate degree in Aerospace Engineering from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi,  where she graduated as one of the top students in her class. Driven by her passion for business and entrepreneurship, she earned a Business Certificate from Harvard Business School, specializing in Entrepreneurship and Launching Breakthrough Technologies through the Crossroads Emerging Leaders Program. She brings valuable professional experience from her role as an Aviation Safety Officer and Aircraft Technician at PassionAir, Ghana, where she specialized in Safety Management Systems, Emergency Response Planning, and Internal Auditing for Airlines.

Committed to improving STEM education in Ghana, Elizabeth strives to bridge the gap between urban and rural communities, ensuring equitable access to quality education and opportunities. She is an ambassador for the Akua Kuenyehia Foundation and Women In Engineering, Ghana, and also the co-founder of GleeChild Initiative and STEMClever.org where she works to ensure that all children receive proper nourishment, grooming, and equal opportunities regardless of their social standing.