Mr. John O. Kollie is the Founder and Director of the Liberia Media for
Democratic Initiatives (LMDI). He is a Liberian journalist with more than 24
years of media experience. He has received more awards from his
passionate media related works than any other area of his professional
John also works for Radio France International (RFI) as one of its senior
English correspondents in West Africa. He worked for the BBC World
Service Trust (WST) as one of a team of eight reporters from Liberia, Sierra
Leone and Guinea covering the trial of former Liberian president Charles
Taylor before the UN backed court for Sierra Leone in the Hague.
Sunday, December 24, 2017
Mr. Tonia Gibson is the Finance Officer at LMDI. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with concentration in Accounting. He has extensive working experience with groups like the U.S. based DYNCORPS . He also worked with the Liberia Media Initiative for Peace, Democracy and Development ( LMI) as Administrator.
Ms. Anita Gubi is Acct. Clerk of LMDI. She has worked with the Helping Hand Inc in Ganta, Nimba County as Accountant from 2008-2010. Ms. Gubi also worked at the Liberia Media Initiative for Peace, Democracy and Development ( LMI) as Acct. Clerk from September 2010-January 2012.
Norah Perkins Reeves is the Receptionist of LMDI. In 2009, Norah was part of the Student Vacation Job Program organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. Norah served as receptionist at the Liberia Media Initiative ( LMI) from 2009-2011.
Ms. Cindy Collins is an American social scientist, educator, and development consultant and is the Program Officer of LMDI. She has served as a consultant to UNOCHA, a trainer-of-trainers for UNDP, and a program design/ M&E trainer for the Peace Building and Development Institute at American University. .
Mr. Tarnue T. Forkpah is the head of the Technical department at LMDI. He joined the institution in December 2016 up to present. He is a graduate of the Booker Washington Institute in Kakata Margibi County-Liberia with a diploma in electronics and minor in electricity.
Mr. Bongafale Tamba is Field Coordinator for LMDI. He is responsible to organize, implement and cordinate all field activities at the Liberia Media for Democratic Initiatives. Mr. Tamba is a professional journalist with more than 20 years of practical experience in the field. He joined the LMDI family in March 2017.