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The Lifewater Team

Our staff serve together to bring water, health, and hope to children and families in extreme poverty.

Eager professionals, disciplined dreamers, and humble teammates—that’s who we are. Lifewater has offices in four countries on three continents, but we’re all working for the same thing—for every child to have safe water. Want to meet or connect with us? View our team below.

 

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Leadership

Sean

Glore

Sr. Director of Global Human Resources

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Tim

Chambers

Vice President of Global Programs

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Tim

Culp

Sr. Vice President of Finance and Administration

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Dave

LeVan, MBA

Chief Executive Officer

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Spera

Atuhairwe

Country Director of Uganda

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Lissie

Babb

Director of Programs Development

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Zerihun

Hailu, MS

Country Director of Ethiopia

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Romanea

Thong

Country Director of Cambodia

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Devocatus

Kamara

Country Director of Tanzania

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Gary

Weyel

Sr. Director of Marketing & Communications

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Staff

Kensington

Chenoweth

Staff Accountant

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Calvin

Babyenda

Finance and Administration Assistant

Devocatus

Kamara

Country Director of Tanzania

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Jenipher

Nankya

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Amanda

Ainsworth

Technology Consultant

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Amon

Akanyijuka

Accounts Assistant

Tsige

Hilo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Julious

Awelo

Jr. WASH Technician

Zeritu

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Dave

LeVan, MBA

Chief Executive Officer

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Yeshihareg

Balcha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sean

Martin

Regional Director of Donor Relations

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Allie

Watts

Marketing Associate

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Amane

Zerfu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Aynalem

Mekuria

Director of Programs

Romanea

Thong

Country Director of Cambodia

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Shitaye

Urgessa

Water Technician

Bontu

Aman

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Francis

Aguma

Engineering Assistant

Erinah

Mbaherekyo

Jr. WASH Technician

Senait

Solomon

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tadesse

Gelgelu

Driver

Netsanet

Tadele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tikikil

Shikur

Cashier / Store Keeper

Dorothy

Kwasherura

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Tim

Culp

Sr. Vice President of Finance and Administration

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Arina

Richard

Communications Coordinator

Alemayehu

Awoke

Program Manager, Nensebo, Ethiopia

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Tarekegn

Tadele

Jr. WASH Tech

Obse

Fufa

WASH Construction Engineer

Ayantu

Getachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Workinesh

Teshome

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Vincent

Amaza

Acting WASH Program Engineer

Elizabeth

Kimaro

Human Resources Officer

Chaltu

Kifle

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Meseret

Gizachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sean

Glore

Sr. Director of Global Human Resources

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Deo

Kanyankole

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Zinash

Gebre

Cashier / Store Keeper

Valerie

Sagero

Administrative Assistant

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Derartu

Ayano

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Brittney

Tierney

Regional Manager of Donor Relations

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Zelalem

Regassa

Communications Coordinator

Bizuneh

Bushura

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Irene

Mbasalaki

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Meseret

Marmara

Water Technician

Meron

Tadesse

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Joseph

Balikowa

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Juliet

Mugoya

Cashier

Joseph

Kagezi

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Fura

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tirunesh

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Garedew

Amare

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Tigist

Endalew

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Aberra

Elefew

WASH Planning and Design Engineer

Martin

Opio

Director of Engineering Operations

Shumi

Adugna

Project Accountant

Sam Onn

Inn

Provincial Program Manager

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Gary

Weyel

Sr. Director of Marketing & Communications

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Berhanu

Mesele

Director of Engineering Operations

Judith

Mpumwire

WASH Sustainability Officer

Jon

Viducich, PE

Manager of WASH Engineering

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Persis

Nabirye

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Philemon

Mubiru

Sr. Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Abinet

Ayele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Jarso

Asefa

Human Resources Manager

Nicholas

Agaba

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Stephenson

Byarugaba

Water Works Technician

Selam

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Mestawet

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Musa

Meribo

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Shibire

Hebo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Alemnesh

Girma

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Samson

Mamo

Drill Co Pump Technician

Michael

Steele

Innovation & Sustainability Engineer

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Yared

Getachew

Geologist

Wondiye

Haile

WASH Planning Design Engineer

Enat

Amde

Cashier / Store Keeper

Elizabeth

MacRae-Garvin, MPH

Manger of Program Design & Implementation

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Grace

Orishaba

Area Program Manager, Kaliro, Uganda

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Thomas

Kawuzi

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Varaseer

Chan

WASH Technician

Unith

Nakandha

Accounts Assistant

Selamawit

Tilahun

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Eric

Massa

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Thomas

Fantaye

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Sylvester

Bwoye

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Halima

Godana

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sintayehu

Tamiru

Water and Sanitation Technician

Emma

Capela

Development Specialist

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David

Mugoya

Driver

Phirath

Samchhomchan

Finance and Administration Manager

Peter

Batambuze

Program Coordinator

Kiryn

Headrick

Data & Systems Coordinator

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Misrak

Ayano

Regional Program Manager, Dodola

Muse

Mathewos

Water & Sanitation Technician

Dereje

Getachew

Jr. WASH Tech

Surafel

Negash

Drill Co Chief Driller

Paul

Gabula

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Catherine

Apio

Area Program Manager, Mayuge, Uganda

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Patrick

Rubanga

Water Works Technician

Abate

Tegegn

Regional Program Manager, Bensa, Ethiopia

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Adanech

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Ackline

Ainembabazi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Sofiya

Kore

Junior Accountant / Cashier

Savannah

Sanchez

Accounting Clerk

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Kassa

Engo

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Genet

Tadese

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tazeb

Tefera

Accountant

Filagot

Worku

Accountant

Daro

Ansha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Cynthia

Kahn-Flynn

Marketing and Communications Specialist

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Bayisa

Adere

WASH Construction Engineer

Bedhane

Guduru

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Turo

Sinkaro

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Misgana

Hirphassa

WASH Engineer (Planning and Design)

Yisahek

Dagne

Jr. WASH Tech

Kinfu

Siyoum

Drill Co Hydrologist

Tewabech

Tademe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Jim

Evans

Regional Director of Donor Relations

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David

Azoora

Area Program Manager, Kakumiro

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Samuel

Okello

WASH Program Engineer

Brandie

Shackelford, MSPH

Manager of Monitoring and Evaluation

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Teshale

Asefa

Regional Program Manager, Kokosa

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Biftu

Galata

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Burkitu

Chuluke

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sosina

Nega

Cashier / Store Keeper

Duke

Megera

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Ayalew

Engida

Driver

Innocent

Agaba

Jr. WASH Technician

Peninah

Natukunda

Finance & Accounting Manager

Sarah

Young, PE

WASH Engineer

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Tadelech

Tesfaye

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

John Mary

Kasangaki

Driver

Lizzie

Zweng

Graphic Designer

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Lawrance

Mukidi

Engineering Assistant

Fred

Batuli

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Boremey

Sann

Human Resources Manager

Zerihun

Tura

Communications Coordinator

Cristina

Batz

Executive Assistant

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Tamerat

Asefa

Drill Co Assistant Driller

Birkinesh

Bekele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Meseret

Biru

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Samay

Yin

WASH Technician

Joan

Kawala

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Spera

Atuhairwe

Country Director of Uganda

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Xavier

Mbonye

Procurement and Logistics Officer

Zerihun

Hailu, MS

Country Director of Ethiopia

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Alemayehu

Asefa

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Gudetu

Arse

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Margaret

Mbabazi

Finance and Administration Assistant

Lissie

Babb

Director of Programs Development

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Rabecca

Balisidya

Senior Finance & Accounting Officer

Malaku

Terekegn

Driver

Almaz

Torbi

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Esther

Namuswa

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Collyn

McCarty

Information Systems Coordinator

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Suzan

Katebalirwe

Human Resources & Administration Manager

Zufan

Kebede

Cashier

Daniel

Macfarlane

Director of Finance

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Almaz

Alemayehu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Bennety

Malima

Area Program Manager, Tanzania

Charles

Chambila

Director of Engineering Operations

Kara

Tipton

Regional Manager of Donor Relations

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Yek

Pich

Provincial Program Manager

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Tsehay

Habtu

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Tim

Chambers

Vice President of Global Programs

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