Our team

Senior Leadership Team

Dr Faith Mwangi-Powell

  • Chief Executive Officer

Rita Soares

  • Director of Learning and Impact

Akila Lingham

  • Director of Operations and Finance

Africa Team

Nerida Nthamburi

  • Head of Africa Engagement

Noleen Sang

  • Coordinator, Africa Team

Mundia Situmbeko

  • Africa Engagement Officer

Mercy Okeke

  • Senior Project Officer, Gender-Transformative Approaches

Peace Namayanja

  • Partnership and Impact Manager

Fatou Gueye Ndir

  • Senior Regional Engagement and Advocacy Officer

Asia team

Bimal Kumar Jha

  • Operations Coordinator – Asia

Latin America And The Caribbean

Gabriela Garcia

  • Learning and Operations Coordinator

Alma Burciaga González

  • Head of Latin America and the Caribbean Engagement

Mariell Gutierrez Herrera

  • Communications Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean

Communications Team

Emma Sadd (she/her)

  • Senior Publications Officer (acting)

Gabriela Zavaley

  • Communications Associate

Zoe Griffiths

  • Communications Manager

Membership Operations

Jessica Black

  • Member Engagement Associate

Operations Team

Charlotte Janiszewski

  • Operations Coordinator

David Ramsey

  • Senior Operations Coordinator

Katya Stokes

  • Executive Associate

Shanaz Syeda

  • HR and Operations Manager

Development and Outreach

Michelle Wisson Clements

  • Head of Development and Outreach

Hannah Robinson (she/her)

  • Development and Outreach Officer

Dr. Kit Catterson

  • Development and Outreach Manager

Alex Gatenby

  • Development and Outreach Associate

Policy & Advocacy Team

Georgiana Epure

  • Senior Advocacy and Campaigns Officer

Finance Team

Ally Greenberg

  • Head of Finance

Vimbai Ndume

  • Finance Officer

Learning and Partnership Development Team

Lara Van Kouterik

  • Head of Learning and Partnership Development

Emma Pearce

  • Senior Officer for Partnership & Learning

Jacky Repila

  • Senior Gender Officer

Jean Casey

  • Research and Humanitarian Manager

Impact Delivery team

Laia Surrallés

  • Project Officer

Purity Nduyoh

  • Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning for Impact Manager

Safeguarding Team

Dr. Peggie Inyang

  • Global Safeguarding Manager