Emeka Kanu, 2016-17

KIPP Alumnus Emeka Kanu

KIPP NYC Alumnus

Emeka Kanu grew up in the Bronx, NY. Through the guidance of his teachers at KIPP Academy Charter School, he earned a scholarship to Milton Academy, a boarding school in Milton, Massachusetts. After Milton, Emeka attended Trinity College where he earned his bachelor of science in economics and started on the varsity wrestling team. Upon graduating from Trinity, Emeka joined Teach For America where he taught mathematics at KIPP Delta Preparatory School in Helena, AR. After completing his two-year commitment with TFA, Emeka consulted for financial institutions for one year prior to pursuing his MBA at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business. Emeka is currently consulting for Deloitte’s Strategy and Operations team out of Chicago.