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Elise Ngati

Founder of Nahvoa

"I am a wife, mother of 4 children under 4 and a Pharmacy School student. I also work full time and during my free time, I keep myself busy working on improving my business. Being a small business owner, I am able to make my own work schedule that can fit into my busy lifestyle. I have also been opportune to interact with people from different works of life and enjoy the fact that every day comes with new challenges."

— Elise Ngati, founder of Nahvoa View Website

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