John Romo

Director of Programs in West Africa

John Romo was raised in Weslaco, Texas. After being actively involved in his high school’s FFA chapter, he attended Texas A&M University where he completed a bachelors degree in Agricultural Science.

Prior to serving as part of the inaugural AgriCorps class, John handled recruitment programs at Texas A&M University’s Office of Admissions and served as a conservation education instructor at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. John currently fills the role of Nkosuohene, the chief of development, for the community of Adarkwa, Ghana. Most recently, John recruited for AgriCorps by hosting events at over 25 universities and conferences nationwide.