About the Author

Ikenna Okoro

Ikenna interned for NGPF during the summer of 2019. As a sophomore at Columbia University studying Neuroscience and Behavior on the pre-med track, he's very much interested in understanding why people make the choices that they make. He spent his internship working on several projects such as assisting with FinCap Friday, organizing The Payback Challenge: Cleveland, and even launched a student-led podcast series! Ikenna has a series of posts live on the NGPF blog every Friday of October 2019.

Author: Ikenna Okoro

Payback Challenge: Cleveland!

Oct 10, 2019
Hey NGPF Community!   Welcome to a new installment of Kenna’s Korner!   I'm so excited to share with you all that NGPF is offering additional scholarships in my hometown of Cleveland, Ohio! In an effort to provide additional funding to students who need it the most, NGPF has committed to providing not just 2 honorable mention awards in Ohio - but an additional 15 honorable mention awards and a grand prize winner specifically in the greater Cleveland area. That's a total of over...

Introduction to Kenna's Korner

Oct 03, 2019
Internships, Personal Finance
Hey NGPF Community! My name is Ikenna Okoro and I’m a new intern at NGPF. I’m so happy to introduce you all to my new NGPF blog series for the month of October: Kenna’s Korner!  Let’s break the ice with a fun game of two truths and a lie! Don’t worry, I’ll start: I have been awarded over $5000 in grant funding I am the co-owner of an LLC My father is a financial professional  While you’re trying to dissect the truths from the lie, I’ll...