GiveDirectly is a nonprofit organization operating in East Africa that helps families living in extreme poverty by making unconditional cash transfers to them via mobile phone.






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Samuel Mwamburi Mwale
Interim President

Samuel Mwamburi Mwale

Joe Huston
Managing Director
Jason Watters
Chief Financial Officer
Becca Frank
VP, Technology
Stephanie Hill
VP, People
Yolande Wright
VP, Partnerships
Sarah Moran
VP, Development
Miriam Laker
Research Director
Daniel Quinn
Director, Humanitarian
Tyler G Hall
Director of Communications
Caroline Teti
Director, Recipient Safeguarding & Advocacy
Samuel Kreter
Director, Program Technology
Shaunak Ganguly
Country Director, Malawi
Ivan Ntwali
Country Director, Uganda
Endegena Ashenafi
Country Director, Ethiopia
Will Bishop
Country Director, Mozambique
Alex Nawar
Regional Director, International
Matej Skenderovic
Country Director, Kenya
Joseph Yarsiah
Country Director, Liberia
Doug Kirke-Smith
Regional Director
Lamia Rashid
Regional Director
Yvonne Namala-Murindiwa
Programs Director, Malawi
Sarah Afraz
Senior Manager, India
Teddy Kinyoro
Senior Manager, Programs
Yonah Lieberman
Senior Manager, Press & Communications
Julien Devos
Senior Manager, Safety & Security
Agnes Kanjala
Senior Manager, Flex International
Yusuf Katushabe
Senior Manager, IT & Information Security
Lalena Meyerson
Compliance & Grants Manager
Olivia Chen
Technical Marketing Manager
Tosin Adeyini
Office & Procurement Manager
Mary Nakibirango
Field Manager, Uganda
Salem Sahaim
Security Manager
Kamal Abdi-Rashid
Creative Content Manager
Miguel Jambo
Program Manager, Mozambique
Julia Guerra
Donor Experience Manager
Kwamina Orleans-Pobee
Engineering Lead, Growth
Amanda Souza
Salesforce CRM Lead
Nathaniel Burbank
Senior Data Scientist
Michael Levy
Senior Data Scientist
Rohullah Zarif
Executive Assistant
Cristina Sharpe
Recruitment Associate
Mary Blair
Growth Associate
Prenier Shihemi
People Operations Associate