Dami Odunewu, Class of 2024, was a featured speaker at the 417 Think Summit on April 3rd. The annual Biz 417 Think Summit is a dynamic day of thought-provoking presentations and networking opportunities, where local visionaries, creators, and leaders are invited to be featured speakers for the event. She also received an award and honors from the NAACP Springfield Chapter at the annual NAACP Women’s History Month Celebration at the end of March. 

Dami is the CEO and founder of Purpose Connect, a platform that connects job seekers with employers, eliminating the need for traditional resumes. Through Purpose Connect, Dami empowers international students to thrive in their careers and contribute to the global workforce. She is also the founder of Divine Missions Health Center, a non-profit organization headquartered in Republic, Missouri that brings healthcare to underserved communities in Southwest Missouri and third-world countries.

Congratulations Dami, keep doing amazing things!