WOMAN ON FIRE HONOREE
Vivian Amadi, President & Co-Founder of Hearts-Alike Initiatives
PATIENT – CONFIDENT – DETERMINED
She was born Vivian Nwando Ojiba into a prominent family in the ancient kingdom of Onitsha, Nigeria. Her father was an accomplished criminal lawyer while her mother is a dedicated school teacher who retired meritoriously as Headmistress. Dr Victor Amadi is her husband. They have 5 good children.
Vivian Amadi is a graduate of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma-Nigeria, Faculty of Law. She worked briefly at the defunct Citizens Bank before heading to the Law School. She pursued a Masters in Law at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka. She worked in the Law Firm of Arthur Obi Okafor (SAN) for 10 years and until 2013 when she joined the Ministry of Justice, Anambra state as a public prosecutor. She relocated with her family to Canada in the summer of 2018. She studied Immigration Consultancy at CDI College, Toronto. She was certified a Mental Health Coach through the American Association of Christian Counselors.
She worked at the Law Firm of Lewis and Associates in Toronto for almost 2 years. She now works as an associate in the Law Firm of Law Ville Professional Corporations. She prospects to be called to the Ontario Bar. She is the president and a co-founder of Hearts-Alike Initiatives. She is also the CEO of Somanda Services Ltd.