Our Leadership

Akintayo Odeyemi

Executive Director


‘Tayo is a Nigerian, trained in Rural and Community Development, he joined ADRA in 1995 as the Country Director of ADRA Nigeria. From 2005 he worked as the Country Director of ADRA Malawi. In January 2008, he was appointed as the Director for Programs and Planning/Emergency Management Coordinator to ADRA Africa Regional Office. In 2010 he was appointed as the Executive Director to ADRA Africa Regional Office.

Zivayi Nengomasha

Director for Programs and Planning

Zivayi, a Zimbabwean, is trained as an Animal Scientist.

She joined ADRA in 2007 as the Programs Director to ADRA Zimbabwe. In 2009, she was appointed as the Country Director to ADRA Zimbabwe. In 2012, she joined the ADRA Africa Regional Office as the Director of Programs and Planning

Dibden Chileya

Finance Director

Dibden, a Zambian citizen, is a trained Finance /Accounting Manager, he joined ADRA Zimbabwe in 2010 as the Finance Director. He was appointed in August 2015 as the Finance Director to the ADRA Africa Regional Office

Hannah Ndungu

Emergency Management Coordinator

Hannah is a Kenyan and a qualified sociologist, and a trained humanitarian professional. Hannah has worked with ADRA Rwanda and later joined ADRA Somalia where she also served as Programs Director. In 2009-2011, Hannah joined ADRA DR Congo East as Director of Program and Planning. In October 2011, she joined ADRA Africa Regional Office as the Emergency Management Coordinator, a position she held until 2019. She is currently the Emergency Management Director

Our Staff

Yetunde Odeyemi

Technical Advisor

Joshua Safari Muhumuza

Communication and Marketing Manager

Benter Achieng Ogal

Administrative Secretary

Sila Kipkoech


Renah Momanyi

Assistant Accountant

Prisca Chileya

Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator