Our Tanzania Team
Dr. Ladislaus KahanaResearch and Academic Consultant
Senior Lecturer at College of African Wildlife Management Mweka since 1991 and an all around wonderful human.
Phebe Hurriet KisareAdministrative Assistant
Beautiful and strong woman with decades of experience and expertise in Administrative Management.
Shija GanaiEnvironmental Health Officer
A man you can count on at the Environmental Health Office in Uvinza District, Kigoma Region.
Harrison ChinyukaPrime Minister's Office One Health Coordinator
Responsible for projects across Tanzania including monitoring and evaluation of National One Health Strategic Plan.
Gadiel David MoshiEcologist with the Tanzania National Parks Authority
An ecologist currently studying wildlife populations and vegetation in Mahale Mountains National Park.
Kristine AndersenLaboratory Research, Fundraising, and Communications Coordinator
Most likely to be found at a lab bench or getting lost in HTML code with a cup of coffee to keep her going.
Paige Van de VuurstField Research and Community Development Program Coordinator
An accident prone researcher who's braved quicksand in Peru and the frigid cold of Minnesota for science.
Roxanne HopwoodCommunity Health Program Coordinator
An extrovert building relationships and promoting nutrition and health education in rural communities.
Matthew LutzGreen Energy Advisor
An architect in the State of Vermont, his interests include solar powered buildings low-income housing alternatives.
Nathan KingManufacturing Technologies Advisor
Assistant Professor of Architecture and Associate Director of Strategic Research Initiatives at the Virginia Tech’s Center for Design Research.
Dr. Steven M. Niemi, DVM, DACLAMAnimal Medicine Advisor
Director, Office of Animal Resources, Harvard University with over 35 years’ experience in biomedical research and commercial biotechnology.