Dr. Bridget Bannerman is the founder of Science Resources Africa, an initiative embarking on capacity 
building and enhancing the availability of scientific resources to the African Community.  
Through this association, Bridget collaborates with various scientists in the University of Cambridge 
to promote science education in African communities.
A multi-dimensional scientific and socio-economic development research consultant with experience 
in: - Bioinformatics, identification of drug targets, evolutionary biology, comparative genomics, 
computational biology - Promoting capacity building in science education in sub-Saharan Africa and 
gender mainstreaming - Project Management


Dr Jenny Koenig is Dean at Lucy Cavendish College, a college for women over 21 in the University of 
Cambridge. She has a strong background in research in receptor pharmacology with many collaborations 
with the pharmaceutical industry. Her interests now lie primarily in science education, particularly 
in pharmacology and the areas of biology where mathematics is important. She is a Fellow of the 
British Pharmacological Society and received the first International Union of Pharmacologists Receptor 
Mechanisms Award for her work in the mathematical modelling of drug-receptor interactions.



Isata Esther Sesay is a Physicist and work for the Sierra Leone Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection 
Authority where she protects the people and the environment from the harmful effect of radiation. She is 
an experienced physical scientist skilled in radiation and health physics, document editing, sciences, 
public speaking and Microsoft Office suite.She is anardent research professional with a Master of Science 
in Radiation and Health Physics at the University of Ibadan Nigeria. She also has a Bachelor of Pure and 
Applied Sciences (BSc) Honors in Physics from Fourah Bay College University of Sierra Leone. Prior to this, 
she worked as a Science Teacher at the Serra Leone Grammar School, worked as a journalist at Cotton Tree 
News (CTN), Sierra Leone and Skyy Women World Network.Presently she is the President of Sierra Leone 
Association of Women in Science and Engineering. She is also the Lead Project Instructor of Science Resource 
Africa. She is a Fellow of Young Africa Leaders Initiative Cohort six and also a Fellow of the Economic 
Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS).She is passionate about issues of women and young girls and also 
Public Management.