Member Bios

John Harrison

U.S. University Coordinator, Global Caravan John Harrison, a native of Westchester, New York, is currently a member of the class of 2016 at Georgetown University. Having a charitable mind-set since an early age, John organized the donation of over a thousand pairs of shoes to numerous children in Tanzania during his tenure at Bronxville HIgh School. He spent his freshman year at Georgetown rowing for their Division 1 lightweight crew team, refining

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Geraldine Adiku

Global Caravan welcomes Geraldine Adiku as Associate Director for Public Relations. A short bio from Geraldine: For as long as I can remember, helping others has given me a sense of purpose. During my school days, I helped classmates who did not understand lessons taught in class. My ambition is to become a teacher and help students grasp concepts which will assist them not just in the classroom but for life. I am a passionate and a fun-loving person.

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Reza Rafi, MBA

Director of Finance, Global Caravan STEM Program Mr. Rafi started his professional life as credit manager at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Tehran.  His expertise and education lead him to work for a regional CPA firm in Falls Church, Virginia. After several years of audits of nonprofit and federal agencies, he joined AARP as the Manager of Finance and Administration of Senior Environmental Employment program.  He then helped co-found the National

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Terry Cummiskey

Terry Cummiskey Board Member Director of Operations, Global Caravan STEM Program Mr. Cummiskey discovered a Joy of Technology at a young age. In his youth, he also lived in a number of the United States and Europe. As he grew older, he realized the importance of understanding other cultures and embracing Technology to provide a better future for the next generation. Terry brings his personal advocacy for culture exchange, youth, and technology to

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Hervé Kouadio

  Board Member Public Relations Francophone Africa - Europe Ambassador for Organization Advancement Hervé Kouadio is manager of an audit firm focused in Africa covering mainly west and central Africa. French CPA by training, Herve holds an MBA degree in Finance with 13 years experience in audit and advisory services. Prior to his consultant career, Herve has 6 year teaching accounting and finance in France and Cote d’Ivoire.Native of Cote

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Ebi Landry

Ebi Landry is currently a Bilingual Administrative and Staff Assistant at the International Institute for Advanced Studies (IIAS), based at the University of Ghana/Legon. He’s held this position since September, 2009. Prior to the IIAS job he was an administrative support coordinator for the 2010 Population and Housing Census of the country (Ghana). Before he joined the Population and Housing Census, Ebi worked at the Ghana Statistical Service

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Kimberly Warfield

Kimberly Warfield Senior Advisor, Member of the Advisory Board Kimberly is the CEO of KSW Connect, LLC. KSW Connect, LLC is a business consulting firm specialized in building connections between businesses, in the United States and abroad. During the last decade KSW Connect services have been instrumental in the success of many businesses in Africa.

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Dr. Dallas Johnson

Dr. Dallas Johnson Senior Advisor and Member of the Advisory Board Founder of Lead Differently Education: Harvard University, Harvard Institute for Educational Leadership Columbia University, Superintendent’s Institute for Leadership University of Virginia, Ed.D., Administration and Supervision Lynchburg College, M.A.T., Education Lynchburg College, B.A., Psychology Lead Differently provides high performance training in both corporate and government

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Caroline Kelley

Caroline Kelley Field Coordinator USA-Africa (Volunteer) Caroline Kelley is an undergraduate student at the Gallatin School for Individualized Study at New York University. She has interned and volunteered in the nonprofit sector for a long time but is particularly inspired by the vision of Global Caravan's founder, Eby Aka. Caroline is currently abroad for a semester in Accra, Ghana, where she is studying the globalization of music and media. She

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Shakeel Gill

Senior OfficerDirector for Organizational Advancementand International Relations NetworkShakeel was born in Pakistan in the city of Sialkot.  He was raised within the confines of a close-knit Christian community which made him an ethnic native but a religious minority. As a child Shakeel learned to speak four languages, Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi and also read Arabic. Unfortunately English was not prevalent. Shakeel holds a Masters Degree in International

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