Board Of Directors

Dr. Johnson Haniel Pongri

Board Member

1976 – 1977 NYSC Cooperative with ministry of Trade and Industry Ihiala Anambra state.
1977 -1992 – Teaching at college of preliminary studies Yola.
1996 – 1994 – HOD IJMB/Remidial Arts Adamawa state polytechnic Yola.
1997 Deputy Rector Adamawa state polytechnic Yola.
2010 – 2016 Provost college of education Hong till date
May 2017 – Re-appointed provost college of education Hong.
July 2017 till date – Member board of Director Biyama Microfinance Bank.

Mr. Bala J. Gayus

Board Member

M.E.D. Science education 1983
B.Sc (Ed) Biology ABU Zaria 1978
1986 – 1987 Head of department Biological science college of education Bama, Borno state
April – october 1993 AG provost of college of education Bama.
College of education Hong – July 1998 – Feb. 2000 Provost
Federal college of education Potiskum, Yobe state – Feb. 2000 – Mar. 2004 Provost.
Federal college of education Pankshin, Plateau state – Head of department biological sciences.
January 2004 till date – Member board of directors Biyama Microfinance Bank Hong.

Mr. Attah Mostapha

Board Member

BA Mass Communication at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee USA 1993.
Working Experience
Crew Assignment at Virinia western community college Roanoke USA 1978 – 1980
Assistant producer/director NTA Yola January 1981 – December 1981
Head of programs/production service Adamawa Television 1987 – 1990
Hon. Commissioner ministry for information, youths, sports and culture Adamawa state 1997 – 1999
Member Board of Director Biyama Microfinance Bank LTD Hong June 2019 to date

Mrs. Dzarmah Gladys James (JP)

Board Member

Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) 2010
Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife – Post garduate studies in population and development – 1995
Ahmadu Bello University B.Sc (Hon.) Economics – 1987
National youth service (NYSC) 1987 GSS Yola
Planning Officer at Adamawa state planning commission – 1991
Planning Officer at Adamawa state planning commission 2 – 1994
Director of program UNFPA 2015 – 2017
Member Board of Director Biyama Microfinance Bank LTD Hong July 23 2019 to date

Mr. Alexander Yakubu

Board Member

HND Accounting Finance, Final MCP (CBN) 2013, Shool of Applied Microfinance Kenya, 2006.
Working Experience
Cooperative Inspector (GL 04) Ministry of Commerce Industry and coorperatives )ctober 1977
Promoted to Coorperative Officer GL 07 in 1980
Promoted to Coorperative Officer II GL 10 in 1986
Manager Coops Consumer shop 1981 – 1983

Cooperative officer in charge of Hong LGA 1990 – 1993

Accountant Biyama Community Bank October 1993 – April 1994

Manager Biyama Community Bank Limited May 1994 – 2007

Biyama MFB Ltd MD/CEO 2007 – Date