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Samuel Kwasi Gyapong

Samuel Kwasi Gyapong, business educator. Certified in business administration, business logistics. Roger Girling Memorial scholar Transportation Clubs International, 1984, L.L. Waters scholar, 1985.


  • Gyapong, Samuel Kwasi was born on June 21, 1936 in Sefwi Bekwai, Ghana. Arrived in United States, 1978. Son of Dominic Kwadwo and Elizabeth Akuah (Foriwah) Gyapong.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1980. Master of Business Administration with distinction, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1985.


    • Aviation weather forecaster Ghana Civil Service, 1964—1966. Electronic maintenance officer Ghana Air Force, 1966—1977. Graduate teaching assistant Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1983—1985.

      Assistant professor School Business, Kentucky State University, Frankfort, since 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Certified in business administration, business logistics.


    Denomination: Episcopalian



    Sports, music, gardening.


    • Married Mercy Amma Dadzie, October 23, 1965. Children: David, Jonathan, Samuel Kwasi.
    • father: Dominic Kwadwo Gyapong
    • mother: Elizabeth Akuah (Foriwah) Gyapong
    • spouse: Mercy Amma Dadzie
    • children: David Gyapong
    • Jonathan Gyapong
    • Samuel Kwasi Gyapong
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    Born June 21, 1936
    • 1980
      Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    • 1981
      Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    • 1985
      Pennsylvania State University
    • 1964 - 1966
      Aviation weather forecaster Ghana Civil Service
    • 1966 - 1977
      electronic maintenance officer, Ghana Air Force
    • 1983 - 1985
      graduate teaching assistant, Pennsylvania State University
      University Park, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1985
      assistant, professor School Business
      Frankfort, Kentucky, United States