Member at Large
Aminat Alli-Agboola is a social worker with over 12 years of experience with not-for-profit organizations. She graduated with a Bachelors’ degree in Sociology from Lagos State University, Lagos, Nigeria. She has been living positively and openly with HIV since she got to know about her diagnosis in March 2004.
Aminat founded Health Education & Skills Development Initiative (HESDI), formerly positive Youth Initiative Nigeria (PYIN), in 2005. From 2005 till date she has worked in different capacity – Community Outreach Officer, AIDS Alliance in Nigeria (2005); MIPA Workplace Advisor/Project Assistant for Nigerian Business Coalition Against AIDS (2007 to 2014); Coordinator, Network of People living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria, Lagos State Chapter (2014 – 2016) and Housing Worker, Haven Toronto (August 2018 – to date).
Aminat currently volunteers for Toronto People with AIDS Foundation (PWA) and Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention. Aminat has an understanding of working with People Living with HIV and vulnerable communities, helping them access community services and maintaining their health.