Kaday Kamara

Executive Assistant to the President

As the Executive Assistant to the President, Kaday Kamara is responsible for supporting the President in administrative duties, liaising with the Board of Directors and ensuring smooth operations of ICFJ. She also works closely with the President on all activities, Kamara has over ten years of experience providing administrative support at several organizations, including media development nonprofits.

She was a reporter in her native country, Sierra Leone, where she covered human-interest stories and the trial of one of the rebel leaders. She has an associate degree in journalism and newswriting from the London School of Journalism and in human resource management from the Crown Technical University College in Sierra Leone. 

Kamara has lived and worked in Sierra Leone, The Gambia and Nigeria. She speaks English, Yoruba and Krio. She also has a yellow belt in Shotokan karate.