Feb 26, 2024
Gibril Mansaray
Youth Empowerment through Education

Gibril S. Mansaray, M.B.A. (he/him)
Manager of D.E.I. & Belonging
Signature Performance
Gibril is the Experience Manager of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging at Signature Performance. Originally from Iowa City, IA, he received his Associates of Applied Science in Computer Network Management from Kirkwood College at Cedar Rapids, IA, his Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from the University of Iowa at Iowa City, IA and his Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Mount Mercy University at Cedar Rapids, IA.
In March 2018, Gibril founded G.S. Mansaray and Associates L.L.C., a consulting company specializing in organizational development, career development, speaking engagements, and entrepreneurial mentorship. Gibril uses what he has termed his "Four E" philosophy (Empowerment, Excellence, Engagement and Empathy)," which guides how he runs his businesses and how he works with others.
In August 2019, Gibril founded the Pa Karim Memorial Foundation to better support quality education for youth in his father's homeland of Sierra Leone, West Africa. In 2001, his family built a school in his father's home village, and the school currently supports over 200 children, grades K – 6. Their four core values are access, opportunity, hope and empowerment.
Gibril is married to Maurisa Mansaray, whom he met during his academic time at the University of Iowa. Maurisa is a Method Development Specialist with Midwest Labs and a classically trained cellist who offers violin and cello lessons. She also has strong family ties in North Omaha and Council Bluffs, IA. The couple's pride and joy are their two-year-old son, Moses and their five-month-old son Maaz.