MANAGEMENT MEMBERS PROFILE

PRINCIPAL 

KOMENDA COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, KOMENDA

Participant:  Workshop for Management of Colleges of Education on Gender and Social Inclusion (GESI), organised by the Institute for Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development (ITECPD), of University of Education (UEW). Senator Hotel, Kumasi, 18-19th March, 2022

Participant:  Workshop on Legal Framework Regulating Management of Public Funds, organised by the Centre for Practical and Multidisciplinary Legal Education and Training (CPMLET) UPS, Legon, 26-7th October, 2021

Participant:  2021 Annual Internal Audit Conference, Theme: Sustaining Internal Controls Risk Management and Business Continuity in the Public Sector: The Role of Stakeholders. Organised by Internal Audit Agency, @ the Accra International Conference Centre 10-12th August 2021

Discussant: Early Childhood Network Ghana (ECNG) National Early Childhood Conference on the
Nurturing Care Framework for Early Childhood Development Theme: Getting the Child Ready for Life through Responsive Caregiving: A Responsibility for All. Topic: Male involvement in Early Childhood Development in Ghana, 21-22 July, 2021 (Online)

Participant: 2-day Validation Workshop to review policy document Continuous Professional Development Framework for Teachers, The Induction Handbook for Newly Qualified Teachers, Code of Ethics and Professional Practice and Teacher Handbook, organised by the National Teaching Council. 29th June-1st July 2021@ AKNAC Lodge Hotel, Adjiringanor, Accra

Participant: 3-Day Staff Development Training for Komenda College of Education Tutors and Management of Komenda College, organised by the Methodist University College, 26th -29th May 2021 @ Methodist University College, Accra 


Participant: University Leadership and Management Development Workshop (LEDEV/MADEV Series), Theme: Leading and Managing 21st Century University. Organised by the Association of African Universities. 22nd-26th March 2021 (online)

Resource Person/Facilitator: 3-day Advocacy and Policy Dialogue with Methodist Church Leaders on Teenage Pregnancy and Sexual and Gender-Based Violence. Theme: Curbing the Menace of Sexual and Sexual Gender-Based Violence in Ghana: The Role of Faith-Based Organizations. Organised by the Methodist Church, Accra Diocese/UNFPA, 24-28TH January 2021 @Citi Escape Resort Prampam, Ghana

Very Rev Kwesi Nkum Wilson, has had extensive leadership experience right from childhood, during Sunday School times, through his schooling especially at Fijai where he was the Library Prefect, S. U. President, lead debater, up to the University of Cape Coast where he became the organiser of Ghamsu, President of UCC MOBA. In 2002, Rev Wilson was elected President of Graduate Students’ Association (GRASAG-UCC Branch). He was also the national Vice-President of GRASAG, a Member of the University of Cape Coast Governing Council (June 2002- June 2003).  Chairman, Judicial Committee of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (June 03-June 04). Co-opted Member, Committee on Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS and Development into the Curricular of the University of Cape Coast (2003) and Member, University of Cape Coast 40th Anniversary Planning Committee (2002)

At Osiem Circuit, Kwesi was the Circuit Choir President, MYF Vice President, Leader at Asiakwa and Harvest Committee Chairman among others. At the Trinity Seminary, Osofo Paa Kwesi was elected Assistant Secretary, Fellowship of Methodist Seminarians (May 2005- May 2006), Secretary, Galevo Hall (May 2005- May 2006), Secretary, Students’ Representative Council (May 2006-May 2007).

At Winneba, he was elected the Secretary, Fellowship of the Kingdom (Methodist Ministers), Winneba Diocese, 2013-2016. He was appointed the Assistant Journal Secretary (2011), by the Diocese as well as Letter Writer. Since 2016 Kwesi has been a member of the Methodist church Ghana Conference.

The Very Rev. Kwesi Nkum Wilson was among a group of 15 young men and women selected by the British Council to undergo Interactive leadership training activities in Mauritius in 2006 and it is instructive to note that all of them are now occupying responsible leadership positions in Ghana. He is a Certified Life Coach with International exposure. Kwesi is an alumnus of International Leadership Foundation (ILF)

In the Academia, Rev Wilson is a member of the following; National Executive Committee, Member, Ghana Counsellors Association, 2016, International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development (ISSBD), Senior Researcher: Education Research Network for West and Central Africa (ERNWACA) and Counsellors Association of Ghana (CAGH). Ghana Psychology Council-Gazetted Member (GPC: GPSY 00046-70-14/P), Ghana Psychology Association (GPA/PF0040), African Early Childhood Network (AfECN) And Ghana Association of Writers (GAW).

He is an external Assessor/Examiner for a number of Universities and Technical Universities, as well as Accreditation Member for the National Accreditation Board (NAB) and Ghana Psychology Council. He was the Chairman for the Local Organizing Committee, 12THISSBD African Regional Workshop, November 2017 held at UEW. He chaired the University Chaplaincy Board for six years and a Member, Local Organising Committee (LOC), the 3rd International Multi-Disciplinary Conference (IMCfPS), organised by the GRASAG-UEW. Member: Ghana Education Service’s Technical Working Group (TWG), developing a Resource Package for the promotion of Safe Environment for teaching and learning in School. Member: Interim Executive Committee, Counsellors Association of Ghana (CAGH) 2016-date. Member: University Timetable Committee (Chaired on Various times). He has supervised over 150 undergraduate long essays, over 94 PGDE/M.Ed./M.Phil. and four PhD theses. He has published over 25 articles in Local and International Journals.

Rev Wilson recently participated in Conference on Educational Leadership: A Dutch-Ghanaian perspective. Organised by The Hague University of Applied Sciences and the Universities of Ghana Overseas Office (UGOO), 16-19th September, 2019, The Hague Netherlands as well as the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development (ISSBD) research methodology skills training workshop held at the University of Zimbabwe (Harare) from 19-22nd August 2019.