Born in July 1957, Hon. Hayford Francis Amoako is an astute politician and academician. He holds Msc in Regional Planning from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and BA (HONS) Political Science with History from the University of Ghana.
Between 2001 and 2005, he was a Member of Parliament for Nkoranza Constituency in the Bono-Ahafo Region on the ticket of NDC and in Parliament, Hon Amoako was a member of a number of Committees which include Select Committee on Communication, Education and Privileges.

From August 1998 to December 1990, he was a Lecturer and Head of the Department of Political Science of Cuttington University College in Liberia and between August 1994 and July 1988, he was Assistant Registrar of the Kwame University of Science and Technology.
Hon Hayford Francis Amoako is currently a Lecturer at Meridian University College and was appointed as a member of the International Advisory Board in December, 2015.