Oola George Okello Lokee is from Owinyikbul, Magwi County, Eastern Equatoria State in South Sudan.  He attended Uganda Management Institute (UMI) where he completed a Postgraduate Diploma Project Planning and Management.  Prior to that, Oola attended Gulu University, Uganda where he obtained a Bachelor of Development studies and finally, as a youngster Oola attended Gulu Central High School where he obtained a Certificate of Education.

Prior to joining the Dallaire Institute, Oola worked at World Vision South Sudan as a Quality Assurance Coordinator.  He was the Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Manager for the Multi Sectorial Emergency Team Action at Against Hunger (ACF -USA) in South Sudan.  Additionally, Oola was employed at Save The Children International in South Sudan and Save The Children UK in South Sudan as Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Officer DIFID Education Programmes respectively.