Patience is a Programmes Manager with New Nigeria Foundation, She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture (Agricultural Economics), Masters’ degrees in Economics and Business Administration (MBA) and an Advanced Diploma in Human Resource Management. She has over 10 years combined experience in Administration/Human Resource, research and development. She has coordinated some Agricultural and transport studies funded by the World Bank. Value Chain studies for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, DFID (Implemented by Chemonics), Niger Delta Partnerships Initiative (NDPI/PIND) etc. and has vast experience in Monitoring and Evaluation of projects. She is a member of Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM) (Chattered) She is dedicated to duty, has an amiable disposition and she loves reading, researching and always willing to learn something new. Her research interest includes Agriculture, environment, transport and welfare.