Dieumerci Christel

Founder & CEO


As the founder and CEO of Enlightapp, Dieumerci is at the forefront of revolutionizing education by bridging the gap between teachers and students. Born in a Tanzanian refugee camp and later immigrated to America, Dieumerci's personal journey fuels his missio Make Education Liberatory & Culturally responsive. Under his leadership, Enlightapp has been recognized by the National Science Foundation as one of the top 6 EdTech startups supporting diverse communities of K-12 students and teachers in 2024. With the backing of notable partners such as Techstars, Headstream, Robin Hood, and Digital Promise. Dieumerci's entrepreneurial passion and learner mindset has also led Enlightapp to participate in the TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield.Dieumerci is a testament to overcoming adversity and pursuing your dreams. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Management with a minor in Entrepreneurship from North Dakota State University. He is a passionate advocate for educational equity and innovation.