"While the educational and career path of Afia Owusu-Forfie has taken her to the United States, her heart has never strayed far from her native Ghana. Afia’s dual masters degrees in Statistical Science and Operations Research were preceded by a double-majored undergraduate degree in Statistics and Computer Science from the University of Ghana."

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