Sammy Ghansah

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Serving as the Senior Department Coordinator for Student Engagement at Brandeis University, Sammy Ghansah, amongst other duties, provides administrative support to the Student Engagement team and is responsible for managing space reservations in the Shapiro Campus Center and van reservation by student organizations. He is also the advisor to the Kindness Day coordinators and supports the programing and organizing of the Family Weekend event.

Born and bred in Ghana, West Africa, Sammy started his career as a Customer Service Representative in the banking sector after attaining his bachelor’s degree in Business Management/Education. After a couple of years working in Ghana, he moved to the US to pursue his master’s degree in Global Health Policy and Management (focusing on data analytics) at Brandeis University.

Sammy has a passion for helping people, as a result, he works with two nonprofits - one in Boston and the other in Africa - as a researcher and a data analyst, outside of work.  For fun, he likes reading manga, watching anime, cooking and spending time with his loved ones.