She holds a BSc in Biological Sciences, KNUST Ghana, Masters in Environmental Science SUNY ESF USA, and Ph.D. in Wastewater Treatment, Delft Netherlands. She is noted for her research in pathogen removal mechanisms in wastewater treatment, fecal sludge management, and environmental impact assessment. Leadership positions held include Departmental Heads of Environment and Technology, Civil Engineering, Dean, Faculty of Civil and Geomatic Engineering all at KNUST, Facilitator for EU SWITCH project on City Water Management for Accra, Director, Wellcome Trust SNOWS Project and the Foundation Vice-Chancellor University of Energy and Natural Resources, Sunyani. Currently, she is the Executive Board Member of OWSD for Africa Region, Africa Sanitation ‘Think Tank’, World Collaborating Council for Water Supply and Sanitation and Advisory Board Member of RECIRCULATE. She has over 100 scientific articles in reputable journals. She has received numerous awards and recognitions, notably, UNESCO Mondialogo for innovative research in Engineering, Best Elsevier Scientific Paper, National Best Researcher in Environment, Water and Sanitation, Honorary Fellow Ghana Institution of Engineers, Fellow of Africa Academy of Sciences, President award; Officer of the Order of Volta, Sumanman Golden Sword for Education, Akim Kotoku Award for Education and National Students Ambassador for Education, Ghana Brass Women in Excellence etc