A staunch academician and a life-long student of creative leadership, Franklin Omoruna is a Community Developer and the President and Chief Executive Officer of Wellness Anew Foundation, which is an organization that is focused on championing strategies to manage individuals with special needs and mental health challenges, while raising the funds and awareness that is required to mitigate it.
Having held varieties of political and professional leadership positions in different capacity for over two decades, Elder Franklin Omoruna understands the Art of Political Leadership, and is always at work with political leaders around the world on Strategic Planning, Community Development and Youth Engagement. He is renowned for his transformational, visionary, inspirational and servant-leadership style and his remarkable ability to work through a diverse group of Political Leaders to achieve so much in the Nigerian and Canadian and North America communities. Recently he completed a two term leadership of the prestigious position as the National President of the Edo National Association Worldwide since 2012-2016.
In 2011, Elder Franklin Omoruna was profiled on NTA International TV as the Diaspora of the Week and also featured in newspapers and magazines for spearheading large scale projects and initiatives, which include the building of group homes for disadvantaged and developmentally challenge youths in Canada and led the UNIC Club initiative of upgrading the Edo State Children’s hospital and provision of medical equipment in some local hospitals in the 3 senatorial district in Edo State Nigeria.
As leader of the Edo National Association Worldwide, Elder Omoruna initiated the ENAW annual Medical mission and establishment of Parks in Edo State.
His passion for excellence in everything he does, coupled with an unquenchable desire to augment the perceptions people have of Political and Community Leaders, makes him an asset to the local and international community.
He has hosted royalties and directed programs for dignitaries, including the grand reception for the President of Nigeria, H.E. Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and his entourage during his historic attendance of the 2010 G8&G20 Summit in Toronto, Canada.
B.ScN, MHN, RN, PMP(Associate)