WOMAN ON FIRE HONOREE
Gorma Jekula, Entrepreneur, Dancer
Born in Monrovia, Liberia, raised in Sierra Leone & Ghana, west Africa. Gorma Jekula immigrated to Canada in 2004 as a teenager.
She’s a vibrant dancer, Fashion sketcher, youth programs organizer and esthetician.
Her passion is to help youth find their voice and embrace who they are. She has worked in various diverse communities in both Canada and west Africa, helping youth find their voice.
Her dream is to open a dance studio, and youth growth centre.
She’s entrepreneur-driven, with creativity on the highest level. she is raising awareness through ethnicity-customized character backpacks for kids with inspirational wordings.
A quote she always stood by: Confidence is the sexiest thing a woman can wear.