Mr. Joseph T. Mayah was born on August 14, 1952; completed secondary school in Liberia in 1972 and entered the University of Liberia in Science College 1973, Majoring in Physics. ln 1974, he transferred to the University of Missouri-Rolla, Rolla Missouri, US where he graduated in 1977 with a Bsc. in Electrical Engineering.
Mr. Mayah started his engineering career as an Engineer- in- Training with the LAMCO J.V. Operating Company, Buchanan, Liberia in 1978, where he rose to the position of Design Engineer in 1979. He joined the LEC in 1979 as a Transmission & Distribution Engineer in the Planning Department. Mr. Mayah has served the LEC in various Capacities, including Managing Director.