Manager, IT Communications
As a member of the IT team, Monale partners with the IT Manager on key initiatives, including tech communications, vendor communications, onboarding and training, infrastructure planning, and internal & external relationship management. She also manages Koya’s social media accounts and content updates on the website.
Monale began her time at Koya in the marketing department, overseeing Koya’s marketing-related outreach, including email marketing, social media management, content development, website management and conference sponsorship activity. She has contributed significantly to proposal and presentation development.
Monale joined Koya after spending several years in higher education and the executive search industry, first as a Communications Lecturer at Duquesne University and then as a Search Coordinator with a search firm that works with top universities in the country.
Previously, Monale worked in communications and program-related roles at nonprofit and government agencies in both Nigeria and the U.S. She loves the nonprofit and career development space and co-manages a professional networking group for Africans in the Philadelphia area.
Monale mentors young Nigerian professionals and also established a scholarship fund that sponsors professional development and learning opportunities for youth in Nigeria.
Monale holds a MA in Communications Studies from Duquesne University and BA in Mass Communications from Babcock University, Nigeria.