Samira Captan-Cheepoo

Passionate about creating a positive impact, Samira Captan-Cheepoo is a dedicated founder of the nonprofit organization Chosen Generation. Through this initiative, she has influenced the lives of thousands of children and youth by focusing on education and mentorship.

With over 25 years of experience in nonprofit management and volunteering, Samira has been actively involved with organizations worldwide, spanning across Africa, North America, and the Middle East. Her commitment to community service extends to collaborating with various schools globally.

In addition to her extensive nonprofit background, Samira boasts over 20 years of experience in business management and entrepreneurship. Leveraging a robust accounting foundation, she serves as the CEO of Mawuli Enterprise in Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA. Additionally, she oversees a community-based social enterprise in Accra, Ghana.

Samira holds a Business Management degree from Gwinnett Technical College in Lawrenceville, GA, USA, showcasing her commitment to ongoing education and professional development.

Driven by a deep passion for girls and women’s empowerment, Samira brings a unique perspective and wealth of experience to the board. Her multifaceted expertise in both nonprofit and business sectors makes her an invaluable asset to any organization.

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