Paola Makanda joined the Christian Embassy team in 2023 as the Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director. 

Paola graduated from Collège La Cité in Ottawa, Ontario with a Bachelor of Biotechnology. With a desire to expand her skills, she joined the Christian Embassy.

Prior to that, she has gained organizational, multitasking skills while being actively involved in the leadership team of diverse college clubs at La Cité. Her enthusiasm for learning and growth shines through everything she does. 

Alongside her work at the Christian Embassy, she continues to develop her science and laboratory skills gained during her degree.

In her free time, she enjoys exploring the world of science. She also enjoys reading, spending quality time with her friends and family, as well as staying active.

As a passionate follower of Jesus Christ, His person and inspiring values, Paola is excited to contribute to the mission of the Christian Embassy and make a positive impact. 

She looks forward to working alongside her colleagues to create meaningful change.