Mrs Caroline Egbelu

Caroline Egbelu is the Financial Secretary of Rivers State Foundation, Inc. She is an American Citizen of Ekpeye decent and a member of Usama Ekpeye USA, an organization for Ekpeye in diaspora. Ekpeye Ethnic Nationality is an ethnic group in Rivers State, Nigeria that is located in Ahoada West and Ahoada East Local Government Areas in Rivers State, Nigeria.

Caroline joins RSFI with years of leadership experience in social organizations including Usama Ekpeye where she served as the financial secretary and Vice President on the executive team as well as member and Chair of Usama Ekpeye board of directors.

Caroline is the owner and managing director of Health Enhanced Foods, a food processing and manufacturing business in New Jersey.
Caroline was educated in Nigeria and USA. She is a proud graduate of County High School, Ahoada, a premier boarding high school in Rivers State, Nigeria.

Her academic qualifications include:
Ordinary National Diploma in Agricultural Economics from Rivers State University of Science and Technology in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria; B.Sc. Agricultural Economics and Farm Management; and MBA in Finance, both from Penn State University in Pennsylvania USA.

Caroline is a licensed insurance agent and financial advisor.  Her professional experiences range from risk manager, as a college funding advisor, real estate developer to food processing and manufacturing entrepreneur.

Outside her professional interests, Caroline’s passion is Ekpeye history and finding practical solutions to contemporary issues challenging ethnic communities including women’s issues.
She is interested in creating opportunities to encourage entrepreneurship and financial independence among youth in Rivers State.

Her goal as the RSFI Financial Secretary is to ensure that financial decisions are transparent and well communicated to members.

She can be contacted by email at EKPEYETALK@GMAIL.COM.