Management and Staff

Pioneers Team

Esther Awovi Akafia

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

A next Generation Leader with the McCain Institute and Arizona State University, Esther Awovi Akafia is an educator, an attorney, and an experienced International Development professional with over the 20 years’ of experience working and leading teams in the Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America

Ama Bruwaa Quainoo

Vice Principal

Ama Bruwaa Quainoo has over 19 years' experience in the teaching. Her teaching experience spans from kindergarten to the University level with a touch of Public Relations, Advertising, and Marketing. She holds a Bachelor's degree in French from KNUST and has a Postgraduate Diploma in Education.

Phillip Tokoli

Team lead Lower Primary

Phillip is an experienced teacher who has taught extensively under the Ghana Education Curriculum for at least 8 years. He read Education at the University of Cape Coast and has taught in Evangelical Presbyterian School, Ashiaman, and the Ridoana Comprehensive School, Zenu-Atadeka before joining Pioneer

Emma Fianko

Team lead Upper Primary

Ms. Emma is a Science lover who desires to create a life long passion for youngsters especially females. She believes in harnessing the love of the subject at an early age and building the confidence to enable learners to pursue any career in Science no matter the hindrance.

Lorain Asongo

Maths Teacher

Lorain is a mathematically inclined person who hopes to foster creativity and critical-thinking skills in learners to sharpen their thinking faculties toward problem-solving.  Lorain is a Graduate of KNUST, Ghana, and AIMS, South Africa, both in the study of Mathematics

Wisdom Nukunu Lewington

Science Teacher

Lewington is a Bachelor's degree holder in Educational Psychology from the University of Cape Coast, UCC. During his study, he majored in Science and minored in Mathematics. He has 19 years of teaching experience in mathematics and science.

Albert Baiden

Economics Teacher

Albert has 2 years' experience in teaching and holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). He worked as a Teaching Assistant, teaching Economics at Ada Senior High Technical (Sege) for his National Service

Marian Awuni

Preschool Assistant

Marian is a teacher at the Early Childhood Education Centre. She is the assistant at the Preschool, developing and nurturing the well-being of the young learners. She also served as an intern at the Greenwich Meridian Presbyterian School assisting in the teaching of learners from ages 2 to5.

Beatrice Freeman

Team Lead, Early Childhood

Beatrice holds a Higher National Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Ho Technical University. She interned at Robinhood Hotel, working in all the departments. She then proceeded to do her National Service at the National Service Secretariat

Elizabeth Dame

Reception 2 Homeroom Teacher

Elizabeth is a skilled graduate teacher from the University of Cape Coast with seventeen years' experience in education. Proficient in holistic education, she ensures learners from Preschool receive the best tools to improve their enthusiastic learning abilities.

Osbert Kaitoo

Musician & IT Technician

Osbert is a self-trained musician who later attained a Diploma in Music at the National Symphony Orchestra. He later went on to attain Diplomas in Microsoft Certified Systems Engineering and CISCO at IPMC. Osbert worked as a freelance IT technician for over 8 years

Mercy Martey


Mercy has experience in the field of human resource management, secretarial, and clerical duties. During her undergraduate program, she worked as secretary to the Managing Director of Liahona woods. She also worked as a customer care executive with ISON Bpo