About Us 2018-10-01T23:20:14+00:00

Our Team 

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

Jessica Vernon, CEO & Co-founder

Stanford, Fulbright, Innovations for Poverty Action, McKinsey

Medicine, economics, bioinformatics, scaling field operations

Garazi Zulaika, Program Director

Columbia MPH, Georgetown, DOJ, Liverpool School Tropical Medicine

Operations, partnerships, epidemiology, data science

Dorcas Masatia, Operations Director

U of Nairobi, Evidence Action, Innovations for Poverty Action

Scaling field operations, data & analytics, operational innovations, 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