US-AFRICA SYNERNY | United States / Africa Synergy | Our Leadership

Our Team

Ms. Emeline Natacha Gwet
Executive Director

Emeline N. Gwet , is a Cameroonian Native with eight years of combined experience in Banking, Financial, and Non-for Profit Management. Prior to joining US-Africa Synergy, she managed high net worth clients at “The International Bank of Cameroon for Savings and Loans (BICEC)”, one of the most prominent financial institutions in Central Africa. Gender Equality and Youth Empowerment advocate, Mrs. Simeze makes it her mission to prepare African Youths to be both shareholders and stakeholders of African communities’ sustainable transforming.

Mr. Tanyaradzwa Furusa
Vice President

Tanyaradzwa Furusa is a facilitator of ideas that drive change and fuel innovation in young people particularly from Africa by birth, descent, and collaborative interests. After years working in finance and human welfare development in Zimbabwe, Zambia, and United States of America, the passion to be part for Africa's next chapter for economic and social emancipation continues to grow. With the backing of an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management New York, synergy of abilities is at the core his work methodology.

Ms. Belco Bocoum
VP, Cultural Affairs

Belco Bocoum is a Model / Designer born in Mali and raised in Ghana. Belco makes it her mission to promote the beauty and diversity of Africa in the United States through Art and fashion. Upon Graduating from Adelphi University, she launched her Clothing Line “Belco”. Her belief in the importance of Youth and women empowerment is at the center of her dedication to US-Africa Synergy.

Ms. Tiffany Lovell
Fundraising Director

Tiffany Lovell is an insightful, creative, resourceful, compassionate young woman. This Pan-African beauty was born in the United States but she identifies herself with her parents’ Caribbean roots. She joined the team in October 2013 as the Fundraising Director/Event Planning Guru. Her Event Planning Expertise and fundraising skills are invaluable. Although Tiffany is working on other great endeavors, she never fails to give US-Africa Synergy her all.

Ms. Madina Toure
Social Media Contributor

Madina Toure is a reporter/ad manager for Harlem News Group, a media company that publishes positive news and information in Harlem, Brooklyn, Queens, and the South Bronx. She received her master's degree in magazine, newspaper, and online journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and her bachelor's degree in political science and French at Barnard College in New York City. She was raised in France from a Guinean Father and a Comorian mother.

Ms. Jeanine Ezeh
US-Africa Synergy Global Ambassador

Jeanine Nkechi Ezeh was born in Edinburgh Scotland, but raised in Guinea, Hong Kong, the United States, and Nigeria. Her exposure to diverse environments has shaped her to adapt to new challenges, adjust to unexpected events, and interact well with people of various cultures. Upon Graduating in Financial Mathematics from Baruch College, New York, she jumpstarted the initiative “Each One Teach One” to increase the proficiency and confidence of high school students of underprivileged households in Mathematics. She represents and advocates for US-Africa Synergy’s Mission Globally.

Ms. Sarah Gledhill
Vice President for Programs

Sarah Gledhill works as a legal intern at an international human rights law firm in DC as part of her Master’s degree program, and will graduate with an LL.M. in International Law and Human Rights in May 2016. Sarah has worked in a in both logistical programing and marketing & fundraising positions at UNICEF UK, as well as in the press and communications department of Transparency International. Sarah has coordinated and monitored the educational programming of Togolese children’s charity SADIL-Togo.