Our Team

Onome Ako

Chief Executive Officer

Paula Tenaglia

Operations Director

Sharon Barnes-Simmonds

Chief Financial Officer

James Buchanan

Associate Director, Institutional Partnerships

Levon Poghosyan

Human Resource Manager

Naomi Garneau

Communications Manager

Marianne McQuillan

Fundraising Manager

Hassan Ali Ahmed

Associate Director, Nutrition

Jana Daher

Project Manager – Research, Innovation and Technology - SMART

Stacey Sawchuk

Head of Humanitarian Affairs

Teddy Ramaroson

Finance and Donor Compliance Manager

Chele DeGruccio

Head of Safeguarding

Zuhra Aman

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEAL) Advisor

Clara Ituero

Global Gender Advisor

Monique Goyette

Program Manager

Alexandra Humphreys

Technical Rapid Response Team Assessment Advisor

Megan Brown Wollenberg

Technical Coordinator - Gender and Nutrition

Hrant Avagyan

Finance Officer

Anthony Travas

Finance Coordinator

Lydia Ndungu

SMART Regional Advisor East & South Africa

Hailu Wondim

Senior Project Manager

Mylène Ouellet

Project Manager

Bijoy Sarker

Regional SMART Advisor Asia

Vanessa Rich

Project Manager

Stephen Kamanzi

Emergency Survey Manager

Marcus Ma

Digital Marketing Specialist

Morgan Braun

Project Officer - SMART

Philip Son

Gender Officer

Lilla Faivre-Dupaigre

Safeguarding Officer

Sandrine Tonoukouin

Gender Advisor

Catherine Belokapov

Fundraising Assistant

Johann Raj

IT Consultant