Steve Zita

Field of Study: Business

Cohort: 2015

Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

Leadership Institute: The University of Texas at Austin

Steve Zita currently works as head of internal controls for Citibank in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He is also the co-founder of an NGO, Culture+ that reaches out to disadvantaged kids using sport and art as the means of communication to help sending them back to school or mentoring them in entrepreneurship. Steve holds a Master's of Sciences with a major in Physical Chemistry from the University of Kinshasa. Upon completion of the Mandela Washington Fellowship, he plans to continue his work with the youth and new graduates through the creation of a business startups incubator.