WEST SENECA, NY, June 03, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Manon A. Jokaleu has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
A native of South Sudan, Mr. Jokaleu relocated to the United States seeking refuge from the turmoil of the Sudanese Civil War. Upon his arrival, he empathized with his fellow escapees and desired to invest his time to assist them with their struggles. He has collaborated with wit several government agencies to aid both the Sudanese American immigrants and the citizens of his home country. These roles include: State Minister of Local Government and Law Enforcement, Lol State, South Sudan (2016-2017), Governance Project Officer (Planning and Budgeting), Winrock International, South Sudan (2012-2013) and Refugees Case Manager, Resettlement Department, Journey's End Refugee Services Inc. (2007-2008).
Prior to his success, Mr. Jokaleu initially enrolled at the University at Buffalo and earned a Bachelor of Arts in human services and community mental health in 2008. Thriving under the higher edification program of the aforementioned institute, he obtained a Master of Urban Planning and Regional Planning with a concentration in developmental economics and international development in 2011. He is pursuing a Master of Science in project management from Boston University Metropolitan College.
Since 2018 and 2017 respectively, he has been Owner & CEO of Safe Mobility Service Rides and Collaborative Development Manager of WEDI (Westminster Economic Development Initiative), which helped small businesses with economic opportunities, and the Foundry, both in Buffalo, NY. Previous roles include Individual Residential Alternative Specialist, People, Inc. (2017), Program Director of New Nation Institutes, Inc. (2010-2011), and Security Officer with U.S. Security Associates, (2003-2011).
Civically, Mr. Jokaleu has served as Secretary General of the AWEIL Community Crisis Committee since 2007. He was also Information Secretary for the Sudanese Community American Friendship (2000-2005), and Past President, SPLM Chapter, Sudan People's Liberation Movements (SPLM).
Mr. Jokaleu attributes his success to his passion for helping others.
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