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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

Brianna

Osterkamp

Staff Accountant

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Tabisa

Nasirumbi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Adanech

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Rith

Louer

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Meron

Tadesse

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Birkinesh

Bekele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Kunthea

Thorng

Finance and Administration Officer

Beb

Yoeun

Housekeeper

Almaz

Torbi

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Yek

Pich

Provincial Program Manager

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Enat

Amde

Cashier / Store Keeper

Tadesse

Gelgelu

Driver

Zelalem

Regassa

Communications Coordinator

Deo

Kanyankole

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Gudetu

Arse

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Dong

Ra

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Sosina

Nega

Cashier / Store Keeper

Francis

Aguma

Jr. WASH Technician

David

Mugoya

Driver & Logistics Assistant

Elizabeth

MacRae

WASH Program Officer

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Pamela

Crane-Hoover, PhD

Chief of WASH Engineering

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Tigist

Endalew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Boremey

Sann

Human Resources Manager

Samnang

Khlok

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Alex

Mbaguta, MA

Uganda Country Director

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Samson

Mamo

Drill Co Pump Technician

Alemayehu

Awoke

Program Manager, Nensebo, Ethiopia

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Kim Eng

Lim

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Peninah

Natukunda

Finance and Administration Manager

Devocatus

Kamara

Country Director, Tanzania

Thida

Mourn

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Santos

Ocaya

Jr. WASH Technician

Brandie

Shackelford

WASH Program Coordinator

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Paul

Gabula

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Sofiya

Kore

Junior Accountant / Cashier

Yung

Ang

Finance and Admin Officer

Xavier

Mbonye

Procurement and Logistics Officer

Netsanet

Tadele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Judith

Mpumwire

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Bridget

Naikesa

Cashier

Samuel

Okello

Church Mobilizer

Tamerat

Asefa

Drill Co Assistant Driller

Varaseer

Chan

WASH Technician

Tikikil

Shikur

Cashier / Store Keeper

Margaret

Mbabazi

Cashier

Bruce

McEvoy

Advisory Committee

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Mestawot

Abebe

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Lissie

Babb

Sustainability Officer

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Musa

Meribo

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Peter

Batambuze

Sr. Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Bou

Ban

WASH Technician

Abate

Tegegn

Regional Program Manager, Bensa, Ethiopia

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Dorothy

Kwasherura

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

John Mary

Kasangaki

Driver

Lizzie

Zweng

Graphic Designer

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Burkitu

Chuluke

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Pol Samnieng

Long

Administration Coordinator

Gebeyehu

Abebe

Director of Program Operations

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Surafel

Negash

Drill Co Chief Driller

Erinest

Waswa

Church Mobilizer

Suzan

Katebalirwe

Human Resource Manager

Derartu

Ayano

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Samuel

Kifuko

Church Mobilizer

Kiryn

Headrick

Data Coordinator

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Meseret

Gizachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Duke

Megera

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Zerihun

Hailu, MS

Ethiopia Country Director

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Sanyu

Nansubuga

Accounts Assistant

Phirath

Samchhomchan

Finance and Administration Manager

Tsige

Hilo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Filagot

Worku

Accountant

Catherine

Namusisi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Muse

Mathewos

Water & Sanitation Technician

Amane

Zerfu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Yeshihareg

Balcha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Emmanual

Kasajja

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Somaun

Tout

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Tewabech

Tademe

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Eric

Massa

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Sim

Tiv

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Yared

Getachew

Geologist

Daniel

Macfarlane

Finance and Accounting Manager

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Gary

Weyel

Director of Marketing

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Tarekegn

Tadele

Jr. WASH Tech

Joyce

Sabano

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Kasa

Engo

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Kinfu

Siyoum

Drill Co Hydrologist

Philemon

Mubiru

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Senait

Solomon

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Misgana

Hirphassa

WASH Engineer (Planning and Design)

Workinesh

Teshome

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tyson

Babayco

Donor Relations Coordinator

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Alemnesh

Girma

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Ackline

Ainembabazi

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Sylvester

Bwoye

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Berhanu

Mesele

WASH Planning and Design Engineer

Juliet

Mugoya

Cashier

Meseret

Biru

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Lawrance

Mukidi

Jr. WASH Technician

Allie

Watts

Marketing Coordinator

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Almaz

Alemayehu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Bizuneh

Bushura

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Thomas

Kawuzi

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

David

Azoora

Area Program Manager, Kakumiro

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Ballam

Oyugi

Director of Program Operations

Jude

Ouga

Jr. WASH Technician

Sarah

Young, PE

WASH Engineer

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Garedew

Amare

Driver and Logistics Assistant

Julie

Waechter

Deputy Director of Programs

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Joan

Kawala

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Calvin

Babyenda

Accounts Assistant

Dereje

Getachew

Jr. WASH Tech

Mara

Ladewig

Grants Writer and Manager

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Phaly

Oem

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Fred

Batuli

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Joseph

Kagezi

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Bontu

Aman

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Daro

Ansha

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tadelech

Tesfaye

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Fura

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Samay

Yin

WASH Technician

Catherine

Apio

Area Program Manager, Mayuge, Uganda

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Ritah

Katongole

Accounts Assistant

Bona

Hounn

Junior WASH Technician

Halima

Godana

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Jenipher

Nankya

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Christine

Zurbach

Vice President of Philanthropy

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Zeritu

Kebede

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Irene

Mbasalaki

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Tom

Owiny

WASH Technician

Teshale

Asefa

Regional Program Manager, West Arsi, Ethiopia

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Abinet

Ayele

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Shumi

Adugna

Project Accountant

Sean

Martin

Regional Director of Donor Relations (Western USA)

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Meseret

Marmara

Water Technician

Persis

Nabirye

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Thomas

Fantaye

Driver/Logistics Assistant

Amanda

Ainsworth

Chief of Staff

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Emily

Guebert

WASH Program Officer

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Zufan

Kebede

Cashier

Sprinter

Mukebezi

WASH Technician

Martha

Atukwase

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Ayantu

Getachew

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Misrak

Ayano

Program Manager

Rose

Apolot

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Aberra

Elefew

WASH Planning and Design Engineer

Lindsay

Lange, MSPH

Director of Programs

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Tirunesh

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Cynthia

Kahn

Communications and Content Editor

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Zerihun

Tura

Communications Coordinator

Julious

Awelo

Jr. WASH Technician

Selamawit

Tilahun

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Jarso

Asefa

Human Resources Manager

Lamesa

Bekele

Water & Sanitation Technician

Danny

Foote

Product Team Lead

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Genet

Tadese

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Zinash

Gebre

Cashier / Store Keeper

Sam Onn

Inn

Provincial Program Manager

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Sintayehu

Tamiru

Water and Sanitation Technician

Gaitano

Okumu

Church Mobilizer

Shitaye

Urgessa

Water Technician

Grace

Orishaba

Area Program Manager, Kaliro, Uganda

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Vincent

Amaza

WASH Technician

Daren

Wendell

Director of Donor Relations

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Shibire

Hebo

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Tazeb

Tefera

Accountant

Tsehay

Habtu

Sanitation and Hygiene Promoter

Lucy

Asimo

Accounts Assistant

Klan

Sat

Security Guard

Mercy

Agaba

Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Turo

Sinkaro

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Yisahek

Dagne

Jr. WASH Tech

Ermias

Wondwosen

Jr. WASH Tech

Biftu

Galata

Sanitation & Hygiene Promoter

Romanea

Thong

Cambodia Country Director

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Michael

Steele

WASH Engineer

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Jon

Viducich

WASH Engineer

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Collyn

McCarty

Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator

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Joseph

Balikowa

Sr. Sanitation and Hygiene Officer

Nicholas

Agaba

Sanitation and Hygiene Coordinator

Selam

Hailu

Sanitation & Hygiene Coordinator

Sophea

Yan

Sanitation & Hygiene Officer

Justin

Narducci, MBA

President / CEO

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