Divine Chiangeh (PhD) leads the most populated chapter of Afoakom USA, the Woinkom DC Chapter, as President. Born in Cameroon, Dr. Chiangeh is a Consultant for Montgomery County in Maryland where he designs and implements health based programs to combat obesity, HIV, diabetes and cardio vascular diseases. He also works for IGlobal University as the Chair of School of Business and is Assistant Professor of HealthCare Management, teaching Healthcare Management elective courses. In addition, Dr. Chiangeh teaches part time for American University and Anne Arundel Community College.
His love and passion for teaching, academia and research not only reflect values from his alma mater at Walden University where he obtained both his a PhD in Public Health in 2014 and a MPH two years earlier in 2012. But Dr. Chiangeh is also an alumnus of the University of Bridgeport - CT, graduating from their MBA program in 2008 and a graduate of the University of Buea, Cameroon, where he earned a BA in Mass Communication and Journalism in 2005.
When he is not donning any of his professional hats, he runs the Community Health Education and Research Corporation (CHERC), a 501C3 nonprofit organization that he founded and for which he plans, coordinates and executes mental health education and outreach programs in Montgomery and Prince Georges Counties. Above all, the community knows Divine as an attentive husband and a loving father and a compassionate leader.