Amara Kyna Agbim – Founder

Amara was born and raised in Eastern Nigeria. She moved to Lagos when she got married. She is the proud mother of four children, three daughters and a son and fully understands how difficult it is to raise a family and build a career simultaneously.

Amara earned a BA(ED) in English Education from Imo State University; a Master of Arts degree in English Language from the University of Lagos and an Msc. in Media and Communication from the Pan-Atlantic University. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate degree. Amara has additionally earned the prestigious Certificate in Entrepreneurial Management (CEM) from the Enterprise Development Center (EDC) Lagos, including several other certifications and affiliations with local and international bodies. In 2013,Amara won the prestigious ‘40 under 40’ SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD from BUSINESSDAY Newspapers in conjunction with Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment for the work she is doing at The Nanny Academy.

Amara is a self-starter and believes in giving her best effort when she takes on a project, in both her personal and professional life. She enjoys meeting people, learning and travelling but most of all being a mother and spending quality time with her children.

Her vision for The Nanny Academy™ is two-fold: First is to assist every family raising kids with suitable help in a trained and informed Nanny so they can enjoy a better quality of life and secondly to provide a breeding ground for professionally minded nannies. She believes that professional Nannies will help actualize and sustain the Millennium Development Goals on Early childhood education.