Updated July 29, 2022
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Our Board of Directors

TechLit Africa has a small and focused board of directors who oversee the direction of the nonprofit and advise operations.


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Jane Bahls
Chair of the Board

Jane Bahls has known Nelly since she started at Augustana College, in 2011. From the beginning, she has been an avid supporter and led our board of directors.


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Jack O'Donnell
Board Member

Jack serves on our board and coordinates volunteers and logistics in Chicago. He served for 16 years as the Chicago Coordinator for World Computer Exchange after retiring from his career in education.


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Matt Pelton
Board Member

Matt Pelton is a financial consultant with a heart for Africa. He has lead and built many programs at the African Leadership Group and African Leadership University. Now, he also serves as a TechLit board member.