I am Edafe Okporo, I was born in Warri, Nigeria, and I currently reside in New York City. I’m a writer and my memoir, BED26 was published in 2018. I am a communicator and the Executive Director of RDJ Refugee Shelter In Harlem. I self identify as a gay man which led to my displacement in 2016. I am now a refugee of the United States of America.

I’m the Founder of The Pont LLC a full service media company helping brands tell their stories and empowering communities through storytelling.

Edafe work has been featured on:

NOWThis / NBCNEWYORK / CNNGBS / CBC / The Advocate / The Nation et, al.

I teach leaders how to inspire their team and growing a meaningful community. I have spoken to government officials, for profit and not for profit organizations and educational institutions on the topic of bridge building.

For more Information on collaboration please check my portfolio and use the appropriate contact button. Thank you in advance for choosing to work with me and my company.