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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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Staff

Juliet

Mugoya

Cashier

Samson

Mamo

Drill Co Pump Technician

Elizabeth

MacRae-Garvin, MPH

Manager of Program Design & Implementation

Musa

Meribo

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Tazeb

Tefera

Accountant

Irene

Mbasalaki

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Thomas

Kawuzi

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Daniel

Macfarlane

Director of Finance

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Amane

Zerfu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

David

Mugoya

Driver

Boremey

Sann

Human Resources Manager

Adanech

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tirunesh

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Shibire

Hebo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Thomas

Fantaye

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Jenipher

Nankya

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Jarso

Asefa

Human Resources Manager

Bizuneh

Bushura

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Teshale

Asefa

Regional Program Manager, Kokosa

Zeritu

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Alemayehu

Asefa

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Tadesse

Gelgelu

Driver

Cristina

Batz

Executive Assistant

Emma

Capela

Development Specialist

Valerie

Sagero

Administrative Assistant

Senait

Solomon

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Turo

Sinkaro

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sarah

Young, PE

WASH Engineer

Dereje

Getachew

Jr. WASH Tech

Kinfu

Siyoum

Drill Co Hydrologist

Misgana

Hirphassa

WASH Engineer (Planning and Design)

Zinash

Gebre

Cashier / Store Keeper

Biftu

Galata

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tsige

Hilo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Meseret

Gizachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Bayisa

Adere

WASH Construction Engineer

Nicholas

Agaba

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Meron

Tadesse

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Surafel

Negash

Drill Co Chief Driller

Margaret

Mbabazi

Finance and Administration Assistant

Muse

Mathewos

Water & Sanitation Technician

Zelalem

Regassa

Communications Coordinator

Paul

Oloya

Director of Programs

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Almaz

Alemayehu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Spera

Atuhairwe

Country Director of Uganda

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Savannah

Sanchez

Accounting Clerk

Xavier

Mbonye

Procurement and Logistics Officer

Tigist

Endalew

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Rabecca

Balisidya

Senior Finance & Accounting Officer

Tsehay

Habtu

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Bennety

Malima

Area Program Manager

Zufan

Kebede

Cashier

David

Azoora

Area Program Manager, Kakumiro

Stephenson

Byarugaba

Water Works Technician

Peter

Batambuze

Program Coordinator

Unith

Nakandha

Accounts Assistant

Lawrance

Mukidi

Engineering Assistant

Aberra

Elefew

WASH Planning and Design Engineer

Kensington

Chenoweth

Staff Accountant

Suzan

Katebalirwe

Human Resources & Administration Manager

Tewabech

Tademe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sofiya

Kore

Junior Accountant / Cashier

Brandie

Shackelford, MSPH

Manager of Monitoring and Evaluation

Malaku

Terekegn

Driver

Lizzie

Zweng

Graphic Designer

Mestawet

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Erinah

Mbaherekyo

Jr. WASH Technician

Kiryn

Headrick

Data & Systems Coordinator

Amon

Akanyijuka

Accounts Assistant

Deo

Kanyankole

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Yeshihareg

Balcha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Filagot

Worku

Finance & Accounting Manager

Gudetu

Arse

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Gary

Weyel

Sr. Director of Marketing & Communications

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Vincent

Amaza

Acting WASH Program Engineer

Sean

Martin

Regional Director of Donor Relations

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Selamawit

Tilahun

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Abinet

Ayele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sintayehu

Tamiru

Water and Sanitation Technician

Kassa

Engo

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Ackline

Ainembabazi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Abate

Tegegn

Regional Program Manager, Bensa, Ethiopia

Lissie

Babb

Director of Programs Development

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Charles

Chambila

Director of Engineering Operations

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Meseret

Biru

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Birkinesh

Bekele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tarekegn

Tadele

Jr. WASH Tech

Obse

Fufa

WASH Construction Engineer

Fred

Batuli

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Wondiye

Haile

WASH Planning Design Engineer

Daro

Ansha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Jon

Viducich, PE

Manager of WASH Engineering

Joseph

Kagezi

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Peninah

Natukunda

Finance & Accounting Manager

Henry

Tenywa

Finance Officer

Tim

Culp

Sr. Vice President of Finance and Administration

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Dave

LeVan, MBA

Chief Executive Officer

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Genet

Tadese

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Julious

Awelo

Jr. WASH Technician

Francis

Aguma

Engineering Assistant

Tadelech

Tesfaye

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Bedhane

Guduru

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Shitaye

Urgessa

Water Technician

Yared

Getachew

Geologist

Brittney

Tierney

Regional Manager of Donor Relations

Berhanu

Mesele

Director of Engineering Operations

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Meseret

Marmara

Water Technician

Judith

Mpumwire

WASH Sustainability Officer

Alemnesh

Girma

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Bontu

Aman

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Joseph

Balikowa

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

John Mary

Kasangaki

Driver

Amanda

Ainsworth

Technology Consultant

Martin

Opio

Director of Engineering Operations

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Alemayehu

Awoke

Program Manager, Nensebo

Devocatus

Kamara

Country Director of Tanzania

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Arina

Richard

Communications Coordinator

Tamerat

Asefa

Drill Co Assistant Driller

Workinesh

Teshome

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Phirath

Samchhomchan

Finance and Administration Manager

Ayalew

Engida

Driver

Samuel

Okello

WASH Program Engineer

Sosina

Nega

Cashier / Store Keeper

Fura

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Garedew

Amare

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Grace

Orishaba

Area Program Manager, Kaliro

Michael

Steele

Innovation & Sustainability Engineer

Aynalem

Mekuria

Director of Programs

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John

Tugume

Water Works Technician

Tim

Chambers

Vice President of Global Programs

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Paul

Gabula

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Ayantu

Getachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sean

Glore

Sr. Director of Global Human Resources

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Almaz

Torbi

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Jim

Evans

Regional Director of Donor Relations

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Zerihun

Hailu, MS

Country Director of Ethiopia

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Eric

Massa

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Samay

Yin

WASH Technician

Tikikil

Shikur

Cashier / Store Keeper

Enat

Amde

Cashier / Store Keeper

Esther

Namuswa

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Elizabeth

Kimaro

Human Resources Officer

Kara

Tipton

Regional Manager of Donor Relations

Allie

Watts

Marketing Associate

Derartu

Ayano

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Duke

Megera

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Burkitu

Chuluke

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Cynthia

Kahn-Flynn

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Halima

Godana

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Romanea

Thong

Country Director of Cambodia

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Netsanet

Tadele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Zerihun

Tura

Communications Coordinator

Chaltu

Kifle

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Selam

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Calvin

Babyenda

Finance and Administration Assistant

Shumi

Adugna

Project Accountant

Misrak

Ayano

Regional Program Manager, Dodola

Sam Onn

Inn

Provincial Program Manager

Yisahek

Dagne

Jr. WASH Tech

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