Mawa Sannoh has been on the MECA management committee since February 2016. She is currently working with a community organisation and has been working within the community sector for about 5 years. Mawa received the Mandingo Youth NSW ‘Most Outstanding Member’ Award in 2016 and also received the ‘Commendation for the Premier’s Multicultural Community Medal- Youth’ award that year. She is currently the community liaison officer for Federation Australia Mandingo Association (FAMA) (volunteer). Mawa is employed by CORE community services as the Multicultural Youth Case Manager. She has a diploma in Management and a bachelor degree in International Relations/ Studies.