As Marketing and Communications Officer at Africamoja Youth Society, a role assumed early March 2019, Joan Eleutery Mtalo is passionate about sports. Currently, she holds six medals for half marathon (21km), two medals from Kilimanjaro Marathon in 2017/19, one medal from Heart marathon in 2018, one medal Kili Fm Marathon 2017, one medal from Mount Meru Marathon 2018 in Arusha and one medal from Tanga City marathon in 2019.
Joan uses sports especially running as a way to meditate at large her current and future life. Career-wise, Joan has interned as an Assistant Accountant at Marenga Investment Company for almost three years during her long holidays from High school and University. Joan has a genuine love and incredible support for kids especially those who have inadequate living conditions.
As Associate Volunteer at Builders of Future Africa, she has been spending her time with kids and providing financial support for health and educational needs for the kids. Joan is also an AIESECer, one of the youth global organizations that provide leadership skills through cross-cultural global internships and conducting events such as Career Fair and conferences like Achievers and Ignite.
Currently, Joan is in her final year of Undergraduate degree in Economics and Statistics at the University of Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania.