Ssanyu Namutebi Sematimba
Entrepreneurial Leadership Teaching Fellow
Ssanyu is a Teaching Fellow in the Entrepreneurial Leadership Department. Entrepreneurial Leadership at ALA is designed to build the interpersonal leadership skills that are essential for future agents of change.
Ssanyu works in the Entrepreneurial Department as a teaching fellow and uses graphic design and design to enhance the teaching and learning experience.
Prior to this,Ssanyu worked at Vega College of Branding and Design as a Creative Development and Business Communications and Digital Media Lecturer.
Ssanyu is part of the Advisory program at ALA and deeply values her role as a mentor to five Year One students. She also supports the Art Club at ALA.
2018 - 2019: Emeritus Institute of Management - Global Ivy League Education (In collaboration with MIT, Columbia Business School, and Tuck Executive Education at Dartmouth)
Online Course, Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation and Design Thinking
2017 - 4th Year: Greenside Design Center, Johannesburg, South Africa
BA (Honours) Visual Communication
2016 - 3rd Year: Greenside Design Center, Johannesburg, South Africa
BA (Degree) Graphic Design
Honours and Awards
October 2018: GOALKEEPER (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)
Chosen as 1 of the 100 Goalkeepers in Africa Goalkeepers are leaders who take a stand on the issues they care about and innovate in their communities to achieve the Global Goals. We need people everywhere to raise their voices, help build awareness of the Global Goals, and hold their government leaders accountable for progress.
December 2018: GARDEN & HOME (Magazine)
Featured as creative of the month
September 2018: ELLE DECO (Magazine)
Featured as Profilic Female Artists making waves in South Africa
DESIGN INDABA: Emerging Creatives
(Top 40 upcoming creatives in South Africa)
2018: DESIGN INDABA(Largest International Design Community)
Emerging Creatives (part of the extended class)
45 SYMBOLS (international Design Competition)
Top 3 finalist
SUNDAY TIMES GENERATION NEXT
Panel Speaker at the Sunday Times Generation
Next Conference 2018
CREATIVE NESTLING’S CREATIVE CONFERENCE
Panel Speaker at the Creative Nestling Creative Conference 2017