Ms. Aruna Faria
Ms. Aruna Faria is Guyanese by birth and has lived her entire life in Guyana. She commenced her training in Computer Science to which she holds a CompTIA A+, Network + and MSCA certification. She later projected into management where she completed her Advance Diploma in Project Management through Cambridge University Institute of Commercial Management.
Her career therefore transitioned from a Network Administrator to a Project Coordinator when she was entrusted with her first project – The Cervical Cancer – VIA Screening Project at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation in 2009. The project was successful and VIA screening was implemented into the national system of health care services provided through the public health sector in Guyana.
After the birth of her first child in 2011, she returned to work and was entrusted with the Guyana Paediatric Programme in April, 2012, where she would serve as the Coordinator for GHTK in Guyana, The Paediatric Residency and NICU Nursing Programmes and the Neonatal Network. She also serves at the Board Secretary for the GHTK Guyana Office.
Ms. Faria is currently pursuing an undergrad in Business Management at the University of Guyana to compliment her future goals of completing her MBA.