Chineme Ugbor, MA
Chineme has over 15 years of experience in the education and international development sectors, acquired through diverse roles in Europe, the US, and West Africa. Her experience ranges from coordinating development programs in war-torn countries to running programs for teens previously caught up in the juvenile justice system in the US. With her diverse background, Chineme brings a unique perspective to a broad range of educational and developmental initiatives.
Chineme serves on the board of various youth initiatives and regularly mentors young entrepreneurs and creatives. She is also the co-founder Girls Gearing Up International Leadership Academy - an award-winning program with hubs in Germany, India and Malawi that empowers teen girls with leadership skills and an unwavering belief in their abilities.
Chineme holds degrees in international relations and conflict studies, as well as diplomas in organizational development and life coaching. At Linden, she is responsible for brand management, partnerships, professional development, and is committed to fostering an inclusive culture grounded in innovation, excellence, and kindness.