Office Staff

Executive Director - Sidney A. IDEMUDIA

Sidney is a Nigerian who emigrated to Canada for an undergraduate education.  He graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Materials (Metallurgical) Engineering.  He has hands-on experience in project management, team leadership, fundraising and strategic decision-making.  He has also been an active volunteer within the broader community and enjoys engaging in activities that act towards his personal development.  He is highly involved with sporting activities to strengthen his mind, body and physique.  Through his school training and past experiences, Sidney provides Imhotep’s Legacy Academy with a positively interactive work environment and brings a high level of professionalism to its operations.


Phone: 902-494-7884
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Program Manager - Asher TRIM-GASKIN

Asher hails from the beautiful island of Barbados. His leadership qualities emerged as a delegate of the Global Youth Leadership Conference as an early teen. He is an avid sportsman--having represented the island in swimming and rubgy and he is a 23-year classical violinist--10 of which were spent as first violin in the Barbados National Youth Orchestra. In 2017, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a Certificate in Genetics from Dalhousie University.  During his time at DAL he was President of the Caribbean Connection Student Society for two consecutive years and more recently, he was a Teaching Assistant for second-year Genetics and Diversity courses.  To further satisfy his love for community development and leadership, Asher leads a youth group and plays violin in the band of his local church Deep Water.  The 2018-2019 program year was Asher's first year as the ILA Program Manager.


Phone: 902-494-4037
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Project Engineer - Nikita WAMBYAKALEY





Phone: 902-494-2400

Outreach and Communications Officer - Benjamin OFOSU-ATUAHENE





Phone: 902-494-2400


Program Assistant - Sonia El-HUSSEINI





Phone: 902-494-2400

Financial Administrator - Wanda L. COLLEY

Wanda Colley was born and raised in Beechville, Nova Scotia. She earned her Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy) from Concordia University, Montreal, PQ; and a Diploma in IT and Computer Studies from Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, NS.

She is a self-published author of poetry and creative non-fiction, and has experience in systems development and support, financial management, and web development.

She has been honored to witness and to contribute to ILA's growth.


Phone: 902-494-4402

Virtual School Program (VSP)

VSP Tutor - Tarmy ABBOT

VSP Tutor - Ansam ABUSWER

VSP Tutor - Ikeoluwa ADBELO BELLO

VSP Tutor - Leon FEARON

VSP Tutor - Shada HAMED


VSP Tutor - Mariam HIBA


VSP Tutor - Patrick NNOKA


After-School Program (ASP)

ASP Coordinator - Faidat OLATUNBOSUN

ASP Coordinator - Richard POPOOLA

ASP Coordinator - Brenda WAMBUI

ASP Coordinator - Success WOKILI

ASP Coordinator (French) - Ariel PROVO

ASP Mentor - Amal FASHIR

ASP Mentor - Rhandi FERGUSON


ASP Mentor - Kayler MUTYABULE

ASP Mentor - Afisemi NGEI

ASP Mentor - Oluwakemi OLAROTIMI

FIRST LEGO League Program (FLL)

FLL Mentor - Mac Thyrvaal GIRARD

FLL Mentor - Sungwoo SONG

FLL Mentor - Oluwatobi OSHIKOYA

ILA Coding Program (iCO)

ILA Coding Coordinator - Olashile ADEBIMPE

ILA Coding Mentor - Bimpe AYOOLA

ILA Coding Mentor - Chiyedza MUGAVAZI

2021-2022 Student Internships

Activity Developer (Fall) - Amal FASHIR

Logistics Officer (Winter Co-op) - Chidiebere EDDY-OKAFOR

Marketing Specialist (Winter Co-op) - To be staffed

2021 Encouraging Vaccine Confidence Project - July 2021 to February 2022 / Renforcer la confiance à l’égard des vaccins au Canada - juillet 2021 à février 2022

Project Manager / Lead Developer - Haley MATTHEWS

Developer/Mentor (English) - Danika KNIGHT

Developer/Mentor (English) - Elizabeth NKRUMAH

Mentor (English) - Tori EBANKS

Mentor (English) - Renayre FORBES

Mentor (English) - Ibiene "Naomi" IBIAMA

Développeur/Mentor-Français (Developer/Mentor-French) - Ariel PROVO

Développeur/Mentor-Français (Developer/Mentor-French) - Sophie SAAD

Mentor-Français (Mentor-French) - Manda TCHONLLA

Vidéaste (Videographer) - Ugo ONYEKWERE