Obim Okongwu

Obim has been attending the Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto (MCC Toronto) for close to twenty years. For the past four years, he has been volunteering as Worship Coordinator, and recently joined the Peace and Justice Strategy Team.  Over the years attending MCC Toronto, he witnessed the impact the church has had in the community and on Canadian society; the church has also played a key role in deepening his spirituality.

In his professional life and career of twenty years, he has accumulated a wealth of experience, managing large projects, leading teams, delivering technology solutions, providing risk oversight, and supporting Boards of major financial institutions to meet their corporate governance mandates.

He has served as a Director on the Boards of two non-profit organizations, and also volunteered with other Charities and non-profits.  He has a Master of Engineering degree from the University of Toronto, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Schulich School of Business, York University.