An’Jrue L. Essien

An’Jrue L. Essien is an individual in pursuit of the ultimate satisfaction; to successfully discover a profession that provides him the ability to wake up with a bright smile and the willingness to put 100% effort into something he would gladly do for free.


Coming from a well-rounded work experience, from working in a warehouse, factories, retail, and an elementary school staff, An’Jrue recognizes the importance of higher education and is currently a student at Humber College taking Practical Nursing.


An’Jrue is very passionate about the art and the entertainment world.  Exposure to diverse films and genres of music has allowed him to launch a successful music career with a steady body of work ( In the future, An’Jrue aspires to establish an annual fashion show that will highlight the work of young Toronto designers, in addition to 

starting a basketball tournament to create opportunities for youth in the neighbourhood I grew up in.


At Nia, An’Jrue wants to create an environment where youth can work on life goals amongst equals with similar drive to make their aspirations and dreams become a reality.

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