Cordelia Adanna Kpaduwa was born in Lagos, Nigeria. She attended Saint Theresa’s Primary School in Lagos and her secondary education at Queens School Enugu, then East Central State of Nigeria. She relocated to the United States of America in 1982, to further her education. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology, at the City University of New York and later earned a master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology, at the University of the District of Columbia.
Cordelia is a board certified Speech Language Pathologist, Family Nurse Practitioner, a member of American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA), California Speech Language Hearing Association (CSHA), and American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Cordelia is an accomplished Speech language Pathologist, and Family Nurse Practitioner, practicing in both fields. Her career as a health care professional has stood the taste of time. She owned and operated Optimum Care Home Health Services and was responsible for all the health care workers that participated in the delivery of care in the agency. She managed the agency from 2004-2016 until her career path took a different direction.
Cordelia has practiced Speech Language Pathology for over two decades, she cherishes the impact she has made in the rehabilitation of the adults and the aged, who suffered stroke, traumatic brain injury, aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, and Alzheimer’s disease.
Cordelia Adanna Kpaduwa is a devoted mother who manages to balance her hectic work schedule as well as give time to her family.