OUR TEAM

THE TEAM

Jamie Nelson
CEO
Jamie Nelson - CEO
David Masomo
Co-Founder; Directeur Général
David Masomo - Co-Founder; Directeur Général
Chris Kasali
Director of Enterprise
Chris Kasali - Director of Enterprise
Melissa Edmiston, MPH
VP of Operations
Melissa Edmiston, MPH - VP of Operations
Armand Babacar Dieng
CFO
Armand Babacar Dieng - CFO
Serge Sikuli
Congo Communications Director
Serge Sikuli - Congo Communications Director
Aaron Wolcott
Special Advisor to the Directeur Général
Aaron Wolcott - Special Advisor to the Directeur Général
Julia Smith-Omomo
Field Operations Director
Julia Smith-Omomo - Field Operations Director
Nathan Johnson
VP of Communications
Nathan Johnson - VP of Communications
Salomon Kitsa
Director of Operations
Salomon Kitsa - Director of Operations
Remy Kasiki
Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
Remy Kasiki - Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
Tsongo Kivatsi
Agronomist
Tsongo Kivatsi - Agronomist
Alex Gamble
VP of Marketing
Alex Gamble - VP of Marketing
Patrick Muhongya
Field Officer Supervisor
Patrick Muhongya - Field Officer Supervisor
Philemon Mulondi
Community Mobilizer
Philemon Mulondi - Community Mobilizer
Prisca Mwenge
Office Manager
Prisca Mwenge - Office Manager
Sarah Sommerkamp
Field Coordinator
Sarah Sommerkamp - Field Coordinator
Papy Meravyosi
Administration & Finance Officer
Papy Meravyosi - Administration & Finance Officer
Curtis Stuesse
Executive Assistant & Office Manager
Curtis Stuesse - Executive Assistant & Office Manager
Josephine Mutsuva
Livestock Supervisor
Josephine Mutsuva - Livestock Supervisor

THE BOARD

Roy Cupler, CPA, Partner, Moss Adams LLP – Board Treasurer

Rachel Gore Freed, JD, Vice President and Chief Program Officer, UUSC

Brock Leach, VP of Mission, Strategy & Innovation, UUSC – Board Secretary

B. Corry McFarland, Co-CEO, Cedar Management Company – Chairman of the Board

David Masomo, Co-Founder, Mavuno

Lee Metcalf, Rear Admiral, USN (retired); Vice President, Daugherty Business Solutions

Daniel Myatt, Co-Founder, Mavuno

Zeb Portanova, President and CEO, Swiss Krono – Vice Chairman of the Board

THE ADVISORY BOARD

Kelly Atkinson, PhD Candidate, Political Science, Ohio State University; Capt, U.S. Air Force

Clay Crocker, Founder, Expatreneur LLC; Entrepreneur, Consultant, and Boots 2 Business Instructor

Catie Hargrove, Senior Program Manager, Partnership for Public Service; Leadership Consultant

Ken Harrington, President, The Bayberry Group

Peter Johnson, Diplomat, U.S. Department of State

Seong Kang, PhD Candidate, Public Administration, University of Georgia

Brian Kibby, CEO, MV Transportation

Christy Maxfield, Director of Entrepreneur Development Services, Cortex Innovation Community

Brendon Maxwell, Founder, Utopian Coffee Company

John Michel, Brigadier General (Retired), U.S. Air Force; COO, MV Transportation

Chris Miller, Founder & CEO, The Mission Center L3C

Richard Phillips, Jr., CEO, Phillips Financial

Thad Simons, Managing Director, The Yield Lab

Alex Schroeder, PhD, Agricultural Economics, University of Missouri; Economist, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Josh Wilson, Executive Director, Mission: St Louis

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