Ms Shabana Omar has been with BNTF Guyana for two and a half years, where she currently serves as the Project Engineer. Her responsibilities include proving technical inputs, monitoring the implementation of sub-projects and other technical activities relating to projects. She holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree (Civil) from the University of Guyana. Ms Omar has seven years of experience in project management and supervision of projects in several disciplines, including roads, schools, drainage and water supply.
Ms Omar is an outdoor personality who has experience executing projects in the harsh terrains of Guyana’s interior. Ms Omar is passionate about her job and her role in the improvement of lives through poverty alleviation projects being implemented by the BNTF. Ms Omar also contributes to community projects through the Rotaract Club of Georgetown.
Favourite quote: “Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that.” – Ellen Degeneres