Our SHE-CAN Scholar:

Mishael F. Ohanwadi

SHE-CAN Scholar: Mishael F. Ohanwadi

Mishael F. Ohanwadi is seeking a Non-Profit, Social Justice, or Environmental Internship. For a copy of her resume, please email Program Director Madison Shepard (mshepard@shecan.global).

Mishael attends Gettysburg College. Mishael and her four siblings are from Monrovia, and after their mother passed away, Mishael’s older sister raised her. Mishael overcame adversity with the help of her siblings. She was able to acquire finances and construct a water pump for her neighbors with the aid of her community. She has contributed school supplies, meals, and clothing to orphanages housing disadvantaged children. She also sought to raise knowledge of COVID-19 so that rural Liberian communities would have adequate sanitation standards.

Mishael is passionate about the environment and has participated in a number of activities in order to improve it. She has participated in environmental projects and hopes to inspire other young people in Liberia to take a stand on significant issues by setting an example. Mishael is studying Environmental Science in order to foster sustainability, solve global issues, and enhance the lives of Liberia’s most vulnerable citizens.

Highlights From Past Work Experience:

  • Researcher, Wetland Conservation in the U.S.
  • Agriculture Professional, Liberia

Languages Spoken: English

Mishael Ohanwadi SHE-CAN scholar

Academic Major

Environmental Science
Class of 2025

Mentor Team

Anne Beermann, Financial Services Professional
Sarah Gieringer, Head of Global eCommerce Marketing, Worldpay from FIS
Ana Law
Elise Markel, Vice President of Internal Communication, Morgan Stanley
Nancy Shipp, Founder and Partner, Quest College Advisors