Expert Staff

Amref Health Africa Uganda staffAmref Health Africa staff are experts in their field. This ensures health programs are well-funded, well-designed, and well-implemented, making sure that African communities receive every benefit of the health programs we manage.


Anne-Marie Kamanye, Executive Director

Published: 15 August 2013 Sean Power

Anne-Marie Kamanye is the Executive Director of Amref Health Africa in Canada. Committed to women and children’s rights, Anne-Marie has more than eight years of work experience in international development. As the Executive Director of Amref Health Africa in Canada, Anne-Marie is responsible for continued growth and development of the organization, providing leadership and strategic direction, preparing and monitoring budgets, carrying out policies and procedures developed by the Board of Directors and collaborating and engaging with Amref Health Africa in Africa. Read more

Kevin O'Neill, Director of Programmes

Published: 14 August 2013 Sean Power

Kevin O’Neill joined Amref Health Africa in Canada in April 2014 in the role of Director of Programmes, bringing with him six years of experience in the international development sector. Read more

Jennifer Foulds, Communications and PR Director

Published: 13 August 2013 Sean Power

Jennifer joined Amref Health Africa in Canada in February 2012, bringing more than a decade of experience in directing communications and public relations programs in the non-profit sector. Jennifer oversees Amref Health Africa in Canada's external communications, including website, social media, newsletters and media relations. Read more

Sean Power, Project Manager

Published: 12 August 2013 Sean Power

Sean joined the communications team at Amref Health Africa in Canada in October 2010. An independent marketing analyst, companies engage Sean when they need an extension of their core marketing communications team. Responsible for building awareness about Amref Health Africa's work, he leverages web analytics, social media, and community-building opportunities to engage the public in a measurable way. Read more

Graham Atkinson, Program Manager

Published: 03 August 2013 Sean Power

Graham Atkinson joined Amref Health Africa in August 2014 in the role of Programmes Coordinator, bringing with him three years of international development experience in East Africa, Southeast Asia, and South America. He is responsible for supporting the management of Amref Health Africa in Canada’s programme portfolio, contributing to project reports for donors and partners, researching and developing new programme opportunities, and coordinating public engagement events. Read more

Tasneem Haiderbhai, Finance Manager

Published: 03 June 2013 Sean Power

Tasneem Haiderbhai joined Amref Health Africa in Canada in June 2014, bringing more than a decade of financial reporting and accounting experience from energy, manufacturing and non-profit businesses. Read more

Onome Ako, Director of Strategic Partnerships

Published: 01 January 2013 Sean Power

Onome Ako joined Amref Health Africa in Canada in October 2014 in the role of Director of Strategic Partnerships. Prior to joining Amref Health Africa, Onome worked with World Vision Canada for six years in different capacities more recently as Business Development Manager and Manager Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs-Extractive Industries. Read more