ctions, established in 2001 to build the leadership capacity, skills and confidence of Zambian youth. Mark Chilongu is the current Executive Director with more than 14 years’ experience working to empower Zambia’s youth.
Mark Chilongu is talented young Zambian and Social and Behavour Change Communication specialist. His work attracted the attention of the U.S. Embassy in Zambia, and Mark Chilongu visited the United States under the U.S. State Department’s 2010 International Visitor Leadership Program. Mark Chilongu is a board member of Copperbelts Commercial Radio Station called YAR FM. He is also former board member of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Zambia. Mark Chilongu is one of the US Embassy Youth Ambassadors, Executive Committee member of the Network of Southern Africa – USA Exchange Alumni Association and past Vice President of the Zambia USA Exchange Alumni Association. He is a theater artist, acting coach, writer, choreographer and director. Mark has expertise in arts management through training at the Brooklyn Academy of music class.