Staff

Luís Madureira

Position title: Faculty Director

Email: lmadurei@wisc.edu

Phone: 608.262.2093

Aleia McCord

Position title: Associate Director

Email: aleia.mccord@wisc.edu

Phone: 608.262.4461

Address:
Contact for graduate certificate and PhD minor, partnerships, grants and funding, visiting scholars, office operations.

Diana Chioma Famakinwa

Position title: Assistant Director

Email: famakinwa@wisc.edu

Phone: 608.262.2380

Address:
Contact for Africa at Noon, FLAS, and Mandela Washington Fellowship.

Olayinka Olagbegi-Adegbite

Position title: Outreach Coordinator

Email: outreach@africa.wisc.edu

Address:
Contact for Outreach Scholars program, Discovery Boxes, and Day in Africa event.

Emilie Songolo

Position title: African Studies Bibliographer

Email: emilie.songolo@wisc.edu

Phone: 608.265.4740

Address:
Contact for library collections, research, African Studies digital collection.

Harry Kiiru

Position title: Events Coordinator

Email: events@africa.wisc.edu

Address:
Contact for YALI and conference events.

Cecilia Kyalo

Position title: Communications Intern

Email: connect@africa.wisc.edu

Address:
Contact for newsletter and social media.

Joya Headley

Position title: Office Intern

Email: asp@africa.wisc.edu

Address:
Contact for general inquiries.

Karen Sage

Position title: Financial Specialist

Email: klsage@wisc.edu

Address:
Contact for inquiries related to financial services.