About Us2019-01-19T04:07:46+00:00

Our Team 

A committed group with deep healthcare, East Africa, and technology expertise to drive change in the region.

Jessica Vernon, CEO

Stanford, Fulbright, Innovations for Poverty Action, McKinsey

Medicine, economics, scaling field operations

Jenny Cheng, CTO

MIT, Google, Warby Parker

Software engineering, data science, product

Dorcas Masatia, Operations Director

U of Nairobi, Evidence Action, Innovations for Poverty Action

Scaling field operations, data & analytics, public health

Sam Wilks, Director of Product

U of Waterloo, Scribd, Yelp

Android, product management, engineering

Ruth Namai, Marketing

U of Nairobi, Evidence Action, Innovations for Poverty Action

Marketing & sales, data management, customer training and field research

Victor Okoth, Operations

Chuka University, KEMRI/CDC, Kenyan Institute of Management

Medication quality validation,  public health, supply chain management

Board of Directors

Amrita Ahuja

Co-founder & Board Chair, Evidence Action

Catherine Howell

Former Head of Enterprise & Supply Chain, Barclays Africa

Jessica Vernon

CEO & Co-founder, Maisha Meds; Stanford Medical School

Maeve Magner

Former CEO of RTI Industries, largest third-party logistics company in Africa

Megan Huchko

Associate Professor of OB/GYN and Global Health at Duke University

Nick Singer

Strategy Manager, Medtronic, Emerging Markets Healthcare Systems