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BOARD OF DIRECTORS
JULIE VAN MATRE
Founder and Executive Director
Sara Allegra is a licensed social worker and therapist. She brings her advanced training and two decades of experience as well as a passion for supporting and empowering marginalized groups to the non-profit she founded in 2009, Sub-Saharan Education Project (SSEP).
Daniel Abusuampeh has been with SSEP from its inception. His knowledge of Ghanaian culture, educational systems and government practices has helped shape SSEP’s mission and guide our work. He is a born leader, and his passion for helping marginalized groups is profound. He holds a B.A degree in Social Work and Sociology and a Master’s in Public Administration from the University of Ghana.