More than a decade since the end of an eleven-year civil war, Sierra Leone has transitioned successfully from a nation in conflict to a peaceful, stable and working democracy. Critical support remains needed especially on the rural community level. Some of the priorities include: infrastructure, agriculture, female empowerment, education and health.
Retired Major General, USA, Fredric H. Leigh, Executive Director of the Taia Peace Foundation and COO, KTA Global Partners, LLC shares his heart and passion and the drive to be part of the solution in Sierra Leone. Fred retired after 31 years commanding Infantry units and serving at high level Army and Joint Staff positions. He has served as a senior executive at a public policy think- tank, and as Executive VP for the International Trust Company in Monrovia, Liberia. He is a partner in KTA Global Partners, LLC, a management consulting firm. His education includes a BA in History, a MS in Journalism, and a MMS in Defense Public Affairs. He has attended numerous executive development programs sponsored by the Harvard JFK School of Government, the University of Chicago, and the Center for Creative Leadership.