Rev Dr Joyce Aryee

Joyce Rosalind Aryee is a former Ghanaian Politician, Reverend Minister and Business Person.

She was the first woman in Africa to hold the Role of Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines and is currently the Executive Director of Salt and Light Ministries .


Dr Aryees other roles include:

  • Minister of Information for PNDC
  • Minister of Education
  • Minister of Local Government
  • Member of the National Defence Council

Her awards include:

  • The Second Highest State Award – the Companion of the Order of the Volta. Which she received in2006 in recognition of her service to the Nation.
  • The Chartered Institute of Marketing, Ghana (CIMG) Marketing Woman of the Year Award in 2007
  • And Economic Development’s African Female Business Leader of the Year Award in 2009.

By Naa Adjeley Tsofanye