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Akua Kankam

Director of University Ministry


Mission Effectiveness - University Ministry


(414) 410-4722


CC Campus Center 121




Akua is a first generation Ghanaian-American from Chicago, IL.  She holds a Master of Divinity and a certificate in Black Theology and Ministry from Catholic Theological Union.  She is also an alumna from the Fr. Augustus Tolton Pastoral Ministry Program at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.  Akua is responsible for helping all members of the Stritch community to engage in their faith and spirituality. 

She also serves as a resource to all Stritch members regardless of faith tradition.  

Why Stritch?

"Because Cardinal Stritch is a community of hard working individuals who sacrifice for the sake of the Franciscan values. "

- Akua Kankam