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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

Devocatus

Kamara

Country Director, Tanzania

Justin

Narducci, MBA

President / CEO

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Pamela

Crane-Hoover, PhD

Chief of WASH Engineering

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Christine

Zurbach

Vice President of Philanthropy

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Zerihun

Hailu, MS

Ethiopia Country Director

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Alex

Mbaguta, MA

Uganda Country Director

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Romanea

Thong

Cambodia Country Director

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Lindsay

Lange, MSPH

Director of Programs

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Gary

Weyel

Director of Marketing

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Daren

Wendell

Director of Donor Relations

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Staff

Halima

Godana

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Amanda

Ainsworth

Chief of Staff

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Beb

Yoeun

Housekeeper

Tewabech

Tademe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Gary

Weyel

Director of Marketing

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Sam Onn

Inn

Provincial Program Manager

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Julious

Awelo

Jr. WASH Technician

Varaseer

Chan

WASH Technician

Shumi

Adugna

Project Accountant

Selamawit

Tilahun

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Alemnesh

Girma

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sosina

Nega

Cashier / Store Keeper

Brandie

Shackelford

WASH Program Coordinator

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Joyce

Sabano

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Gaitano

Okumu

Church Mobilizer

Gudetu

Arse

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Suzan

Katebalirwe

Human Resource Manager

Teshale

Asefa

Regional Program Manager, West Arsi, Ethiopia

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Thomas

Fantaye

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Fura

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Romanea

Thong

Cambodia Country Director

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Juliet

Mugoya

Cashier

Netsanet

Tadele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Burkitu

Chuluke

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Dorothy

Kwasherura

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Tikikil

Shikur

Cashier / Store Keeper

Fred

Batuli

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Zeritu

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Mara

Ladewig

Grants Writer and Manager

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Kiryn

Headrick

Data Coordinator

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Mercy

Agaba

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Daniel

Macfarlane

Finance and Accounting Manager

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Michael

Steele

WASH Engineer

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Sanyu

Nansubuga

Accounts Assistant

Lawrance

Mukidi

Jr. WASH Technician

Klan

Sat

Security Guard

Shitaye

Urgessa

Water Technician

Birkinesh

Bekele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Yisahek

Dagne

Jr. WASH Tech

Phirath

Samchhomchan

Finance and Administration Manager

Yek

Pich

Provincial Program Manager

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Aberra

Elefew

WASH Planning and Design Engineer

Joseph

Kagezi

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Allie

Watts

Marketing Coordinator

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Julie

Waechter

Deputy Director of Programs

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Garedew

Amare

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Tirunesh

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Duke

Megera

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Gebeyehu

Abebe

Director of Program Operations

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Zerihun

Tura

Communications Coordinator

Daro

Ansha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sophea

Yan

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Rose

Apolot

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Joseph

Balikowa

Sr. Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Joan

Kawala

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Genet

Tadese

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Kunthea

Thorng

Finance and Administration Officer

Almaz

Torbi

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Xavier

Mbonye

Procurement and Logistics Officer

Dereje

Getachew

Jr. WASH Tech

Sofiya

Kore

Junior Accountant / Cashier

Rith

Louer

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Judith

Mpumwire

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Yung

Ang

Finance and Admin Officer

Ritah

Katongole

Accounts Assistant

Berhanu

Mesele

WASH Planning and Design Engineer

Tabisa

Nasirumbi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Boremey

Sann

Human Resources Manager

Philemon

Mubiru

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Tyson

Babayco

Donor Relations Coordinator

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Kasa

Engo

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Zerihun

Hailu, MS

Ethiopia Country Director

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Devocatus

Kamara

Country Director, Tanzania

Pamela

Crane-Hoover, PhD

Chief of WASH Engineering

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Meseret

Biru

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Phaly

Oem

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Thomas

Kawuzi

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Derartu

Ayano

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Alemayehu

Awoke

Program Manager, Nensebo, Ethiopia

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Workinesh

Teshome

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sim

Tiv

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Bizuneh

Bushura

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Reenie

McNamee

Office Manager

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Tigist

Endalew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tarekegn

Tadele

Jr. WASH Tech

Surafel

Negash

Drill Co Chief Driller

Tom

Owiny

WASH Technician

Misrak

Ayano

Program Manager

Bridget

Naikesa

Cashier

Bontu

Aman

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Ermias

Wondwosen

Jr. WASH Tech

Muse

Mathewos

Water & Sanitation Technician

Persis

Nabirye

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Sylvester

Bwoye

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Francis

Aguma

Jr. WASH Technician

Tsige

Hilo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Kinfu

Siyoum

Drill Co Hydrologist

Sarah

Young, PE

WASH Engineer

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Samuel

Kifuko

Church Mobilizer

Yeshihareg

Balcha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Emily

Guebert

WASH Program Officer

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Sean

Martin

Regional Director of Donor Relations (Western USA)

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Tazeb

Tefera

Accountant

Daren

Wendell

Director of Donor Relations

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Lizzie

Zweng

Graphic Designer

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Thida

Mourn

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Yared

Getachew

Geologist

Turo

Sinkaro

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Zelalem

Regassa

Communications Coordinator

Abinet

Ayele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Collyn

McCarty

Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator

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Emmanual

Kasajja

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Zinash

Gebre

Cashier / Store Keeper

Tadesse

Gelgelu

Driver

Christine

Zurbach

Vice President of Philanthropy

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Pol Samnieng

Long

Administration Coordinator

Catherine

Namusisi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Tamerat

Asefa

Drill Co Assistant Driller

Kim Eng

Lim

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Selam

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Amane

Zerfu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Zufan

Kebede

Cashier

Mestawot

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Eric

Massa

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Sintayehu

Tamiru

Water and Sanitation Technician

Musa

Meribo

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Vincent

Amaza

WASH Technician

Brianna

Osterkamp

Staff Accountant

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Martha

Atukwase

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Jon

Viducich

WASH Engineer

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Peninah

Natukunda

Finance and Administration Manager

Erinest

Waswa

Church Mobilizer

Ackline

Ainembabazi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Irene

Mbasalaki

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

David

Azoora

Area Program Manager, Kakumiro

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Tadelech

Tesfaye

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Ayantu

Getachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Justin

Narducci, MBA

President / CEO

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Adanech

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Jude

Ouga

Jr. WASH Technician

Bou

Ban

WASH Technician

Paul

Gabula

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Samson

Mamo

Drill Co Pump Technician

Deo

Kanyankole

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Danny

Foote

Product Team Lead

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Cynthia

Kahn

Communications and Content Editor

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Biftu

Galata

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Sprinter

Mukebezi

WASH Technician

Almaz

Alemayehu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Meseret

Gizachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Catherine

Apio

Area Program Manager, Mayuge, Uganda

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Meseret

Marmara

Water Technician

David

Mugoya

Driver & Logistics Assistant

Jenipher

Nankya

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Margaret

Mbabazi

Cashier

John Mary

Kasangaki

Driver

Lissie

Babb

Sustainability Officer

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Shibire

Hebo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Peter

Batambuze

Sr. Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Senait

Solomon

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Bona

Hounn

Junior WASH Technician

Lindsay

Lange, MSPH

Director of Programs

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Jarso

Asefa

Human Resources Manager

Misgana

Hirphassa

WASH Engineer (Planning and Design)

Tsehay

Habtu

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Bruce

McEvoy

Advisory Committee

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Lamesa

Bekele

Water & Sanitation Technician

Alex

Mbaguta, MA

Uganda Country Director

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Ballam

Oyugi

Director of Program Operations

Samay

Yin

WASH Technician

Nicholas

Agaba

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Filagot

Worku

Accountant

Samuel

Okello

Church Mobilizer

Calvin

Babyenda

Accounts Assistant

Grace

Orishaba

Area Program Manager, Kaliro, Uganda

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Samnang

Khlok

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Enat

Amde

Cashier / Store Keeper

Santos

Ocaya

Jr. WASH Technician

Abate

Tegegn

Regional Program Manager, Bensa, Ethiopia

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Lucy

Asimo

Accounts Assistant

Meron

Tadesse

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Somaun

Tout

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Elizabeth

MacRae

WASH Program Officer

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