We are honored to have Ubah Jama join the Language Central Board of Directors! She comes with a rich history of board service with the African Development Center of Minnesota as well as many years working with children in the public schools. Read more about Ubah in this short little interview below.
Job title outside of Language Central
I work as a family educator and with families in Saint Paul Public Schools who speak different languages.
How long have you been on the board?
Since October 2019.
How did you become a part of Language Central?
I am a very good friend of Lynn Olson
What is your favorite memory/story of working at Language Central?
When I see a parent who can advocate or be part of group, and not feel they are left out of the conversation.
What do you hope to see in Language Central’s future?
Be able to work in every department in the Twin Cities and other states....Ex: police department, fire fighter, hospitals, banks, and so on....