(DNP, MSN, FNP, PMHNP-BC, APRN) President
Dr. Adaku Olumba has a career in nursing for over 20 years. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree (BSN) from University of Southern California (USC) in 1997. In 2002, she earned her School Nurse Clear Credential Certificate from California State University Northridge. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN / FNP) in 2008 from California State University Dominguez Hills. In pursuit of academic excellence, Dr. Olumba completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in concurrent with a Certificate in Nursing Education from Azusa Pacific University in 2018. She also earned a Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) from National University in 2018.
Dr. Olumba is a hardworking individual who believes in success through hard work and academic excellence. She has extensive background in several areas of nursing including; Urology, ENT, Neurology, General Medicine, Psychiatry, Cardiovascular, School health, CHDP, and Ophthalmology. As a nurse practitioner, she practices as a PCMH primary care provider in the Internal medicine outpatient clinic and urgent care department at Hubert H. Humphrey Comprehensive Medical Center. She also practices correctional medicine at the Los Angeles County Jail with Los Angeles county sheriff housed under the Los Angeles Department of Health and Human Services (DHS). She also worked as an Adjunct instructor at Azusa Pacific University School of Nursing.
Dr. Olumba is famously known as the President Emeritus of Umuada Igbo USA Inc. Los Angeles Chapter. Umuada Igbo is an umbrella organization of Igbo daughters from all the Igbo speaking states in Nigeria. Dr. Olumba took the leadership mantle of this organization with less than ten members and grew the membership to more than one hundred members and counting, making the Los Angeles chapter the largest and strongest of all the Umuada Igbo in the USA. She took the organization through their record-breaking inauguration ceremony in 2011. She also helped set up projects to assist poor widows in Nigeria, help the orphaned babies, and facilitate programs to uphold the Igbo language, heritage, and culture by educating our children here in the USA about “Omenala Igbo”. She helps teach school girls how to prepare the Igbo traditional delicacies and teaches the boys the customs of the land. Dr. Olumba has also held many leadership positions in different organizations in her community here in Los Angeles, California.
International Honor Society of Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau
California Nurse Practitioners’ Association
Awards and Recognitions:
Princess Olumba has been honored with various academic and community service / leadership awards which includes;
Recipient, National University School of Health and Human Services, Department of Nursing Director’s Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence, by Dr. Tina Ho, 2018.
Recipient, City of Los Angeles, 9th District Council, Leadership Excellence award, by Curren D. Price JR, 2015
Recipient, USAFRICA, Best of Africa Award: International Women Leadership, Houston, Texas July 2013.
Recipient, Umuada Igbo Nigeria in Diaspora Leadership award for Selfless Leadership, in Maryland in 2010.