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My Name is Goodwill Chekwube Obieze and I am originally from Nigeria West Africa. I grew up in a small village in Anambra State, Nigeria where I was never exposed to technology but I learned how to be respectful, trustworthy, committed and been your neighbors keeper. I also learned how to be a Caregiver at the age of 10 years old.
I moved to Kansas City, Kansas USA in 2010 and then moved to Madison in early 2012. I am a graduate of Madison East High School. During my time in High school, I was involved in many organizations and extra curricular activities e.g. GEARUP which is a DPI program and funded through the United States Department of Education.
10 YEARS LATER
I graduated from University of Wisconsin Oshkosh a.k.a UW Oshkosh where I was elected to serve as the Vice President of Oshkosh Student Association(OSA). During that time, I advocated to lower student tuition and make college dorms habitable to live. I was also involved in many other elected and leadership positions at UW Oshkosh. I also served as the General Secretary at Union of Nigerians in Madison Area for over 3 years.