Rita Chikwem is a dynamic and passionate individual with a diverse background in program management, mental health advocacy, volunteerism, and social entrepreneurship. Her relentless drive to make a positive impact in the world has led her to excel in various domains, leveraging her unique blend of skills and experiences.
She has a proven track record of successfully overseeing and implementing complex projects from inception to completion. Rita is currently the Program and Social Media Manager for ASEW where she plans, executes, and reports on various workshop activities organized around specific themes for the organization. She possesses exceptional organizational and strategic planning abilities, ensuring projects are executed efficiently and effectively. With her keen attention to detail and commitment to excellence, she consistently delivers results that exceed expectations.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Rita is a dedicated Mental Health Advocate. She recognizes the importance of mental well-being and has dedicated her time and efforts to raising awareness, reducing stigma, and promoting accessible mental health resources. Through her advocacy work, she strives to create a supportive environment for individuals facing mental health challenges and encourage open conversations around this crucial topic.
Known as a Serial Volunteer, Rita has a passion for giving back to the community. She has actively volunteered for Mental Health for youths’ initiatives, Women in ICT, Mental Health with Ditty foundation, The Sunshine Series, Nigeria Mental Health and YouthUp Global and other causes, lending her expertise, time, and energy to make a positive difference in the lives of others.