Secretariat


Mohammed E. Fahnbulleh EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (BSc., LLB)

Atty. Mohammed E. Fahnbulleh took up his new position as Executive Director of the Commission in 2017.  Prior to taking up this position, he served as Executive Assistant/Program Manager in the office of the Executive Chairperson of the LACC.

He occupied several positions before coming to the LACC including Project Manager – Community Based Truth Telling, Healing & Atonement Project  for the Independent National Commission on Human Rights; Programme Associate, Justice & Security Programme, UNDP-Liberia; Programme Associate, Governance Pillar & Officer-In-Charge, Gender Unit, UNDP-Liberia; Programme Assistant-Gender & Human Rights Unit, UNDP-Liberia; Administrative Assistant, Office of the Deputy Minister, Ministry of Internal  Affairs; Administrative Assistant, Office of the Deputy Commissioner, Bureau of Maritime Affairs; and  Supervisor for Community Development, Community Aid Liberia, Inc.

The Executive Director holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Economics from the African Methodist Episcopal University and Bachelor of Law (LLB) from the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law, University of Liberia.

Jeanet Sonpon-Sarsih               Program Manager for Administration

Jeanet Sonpon-Sarsih is currently the Program Manager for Administration. Before taking up this position in 2016, she served as Program Manager for Education & Prevention from February 16, 2009. Mrs. Sarsih holds a M.Sc. in Regional Planning from the University of Liberia and a B.Sc. in Chemistry from Cuttington University College. She has worked extensively with adolescence women in the areas of protection and sexual based violence against women. She has worked with World Vision Liberia in several capacities including: Project Development & Documentation Officer; Protection Manager; and Interim Care Center Manager for Female Ex-combatants. She has also done some work with the UN system with UNDP and UNFPA working with Sexual Violence Research Project and Adolescence Reproductive & Family Life Survey as well as with UNICEF as an Administrative Assistant.

James K. Kingsley                               Program Manager for Education & Prevention.

James K. Kingsley is the Program Manager for Education & Prevention. Prior to assuming this responsibility, he served for six consecutive years as Program Manager for Administration. He brings to the position a strong credential as administrator, educator and counselor, which resonate well with his current role in an Integrity institution like the LACC. Mr. Kingsley served the Civil Service Agency (CSA) under its Senior Executive Service Program (SES) as a Guidance Counselor, and was assigned at the Ministry of Youth and Sports. He has worked with the Liberia Council of Churches held positions, including Acting General Secretary. He has lectured at various tertiary institutions in the country, including the AME Zion University, William R. Tolbert Interdenominational Theological Center of the Liberia Baptist Theological Seminary and the West Africa School of Mission and Theology (WASMAT), where he led instructions in Philosophy of Religion, Church History, Mission, Homiletics and Christian Ethics. Mr. James K. Kingsley holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration and Supervision from the Graduate Program in Education (GPED), University of Liberia Graduate School. He also holds three Graduate Certificates in Administration and Management (CAM), Public Sector Finance and Micro-Finance from the Liberia Institute of Public Administration and the Cuttington University Graduate School, respectively. He has also contributed to the body of knowledge through the publication of several articles in areas he has clear authority. Mr. Kingsley in 1994 wrote a rejoinder on The Peril of Political Christianity which was published in the Inquirer Newspaper and in 2014 wrote a professional article titled: An Assessment of the Monrovia Vocational Training Center, in which he highlighted the rippled effects of having vibrant Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions in the country.

Mr. Baba M. Borkai                      Program Manager

Mr. Baba M. Borkai is currently the Program Manager for the Enforcement & Investigation Division of the LACC. He has over ten (10) years of experience as an Anti-Corruption Practitioner and in Economic and Financial Crimes Investigations. Mr. Borkai started as an Investigator at the LACC in April 2009 and later as Senior Investigator in 2010. Upon his return from studies in Australia in 2016, he was promoted as Chief of Investigations. He was later appointed by the Body of Commissioners (BOC) as Program Manager for the Division in May 2018. Mr. Borkai has extensive training in corruption and financial crimes investigation both nationally and internationally. Mr. Borkai was trained at the National Police Training Academy (NPTA) in Liberia. Mr. Borkai also has training in Advanced Financial Crimes Investigation from the Basel Institute on Governance in Basel, Switzerland; Advanced Corruption Prevention from the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) in Laxenburg, Austria; and training in Digital Forensics provided by both TDS Consultancy in Pretoria, South Africa and by LPAC in Monrovia, Liberia. Mr. Borkai holds a Master in Anti-Corruption Studies (MACS) from the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) in Laxenburg, Austria; another Master in Public Policy (MPP) from the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australia National University (ANU) in Australia. He also has a Graduate Diploma in Public Administration (Grd. PA) from the Australia National University (ANU) in Australia; and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sociology from the United Methodist University in Monrovia, Liberia.


Cllr. Othello S. Payman             Program Manager & Chief Prosecutor of Legal Division

Cllr. Othello S. Payman, I is Program Manager & Chief Prosecutor of the Legal Division. He has worked 22 years as Public and Private sectors lawyer and 13 years as Public and Private sectors Senior Financial & Business Officer. He is a graduate of the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law has training in International Narcotics & Law Enforcement from International Law Enforcement Academy in the United States as well as training in Investigation & Prosecution of Official Corruption from the Central & East European Law Institute (CEELI) in Prague, Czech Republic. He is a member and Senior Advisor of the Liberia National Bar Association and holds membership with Advocates International in the US and Advocates Africa based in Johannesburg, South Africa.