Akinwande Akingbehin is TAYFFI’s Youth/Student Coordinator. He got introduced to Truly Alive Youth and Family Foundation Inc [TAYFFI] through volunteering opportunity as an EmCee at the Foundation’s CultureMingle event in January 2019.
An international student currently in his 2nd year of Bachelors of Science in Psychology at the University of Saskatchewan, Akin’s experience has greatly multiplied since his migration into Canada for schooling; he founded and served as the President of the University of Saskatchewan Areopagus Youth. He also served as the International Students’ representative in the USSU student’s council, and volunteers as a peer mentor in the University of Saskatchewan College of Arts and Science.
While maintaining academic excellence, Akin works as a Teaching Assistant in the Psychology department and a student ambassador at the University of Saskatchewan’s admissions and students recruitments office.
Akin employs a wealth of passion, energy and experience with serving as a youth leader in the community. This will significantly contribute to the progress and success of the Truly Alive Youth and Family Foundation Inc in its commitment to fostering capacity advance for youth and family in Saskatoon and beyond.