At the Karin Community Initiative Uganda (KCIU), our mission is propelled by a team of devoted individuals who are deeply committed to making a positive impact through our healthcare programs. Bound together by a shared passion, for serving others and a profound belief in the transformative power of God’s love and healing, our team exemplifies the spirit of compassion and service

Board Members

Jokkene Timothy Okee
Chairman Board of Directors
Jokkene Timothy Okee, a seasoned businessman from Gulu, is deeply passionate about Christ and serves as the Board Chairperson, offering strategic program leadership for impactful changes in his community.
Jane Waigo
Board Secretary
Mrs. Jane Waigo lends her expertise in business management and financial oversight, ensuring the efficient operation of our organization.
Mrs. Rufina Barigo
Board Member
Executive Member Mrs. Rufina Oloa Barigo, with her background in community development and administration, has been instrumental in the committee's operations. Drawing from her experiences with organizations like UNICEF and ILO, Mrs. Oloa now dedicates her time to consultancy work for the ILO agency and is a passionate supporter of the Christian Mothers Union.
Mr. Opwonya John Odong
Board Member

Mr. Opwonya John Odong is a committed board member driving positive change and development within Karin Community Initiative Uganda's endeavors.

Dr. Martin David Ogwang
Executive Member
Dr. Martin, another esteemed Executive Member, brings a wealth of experience from his tenure with Lacor Hospital in Gulu district. Committed to driving positive change.
Hope Okeny
Executive Director
Hope Okeny brings a wealth of experience in business and public health, having played a pivotal role in establishing the Karin clinics and managing various health programs.

Management Team

Hope Okeny
Executive Director

Hope completed her Bachelors degree in Business Studies from the University of East London before she pursued a Masters in Business Administration from Uganda Martyrs University, Nkozi and Masters in Public Health from the International Health Sciences University.
Jane Waigo
Head Finance & Human Resources

Jane graduated from University of Malta with a degree in Business Management. She oversees KCIU' online presence and manages the communication team as well office management. Prior to signing on with KCIU, Jane worked with UNICEF till her retirement.
Dr. Paul Odongo
Programs Manager

A medical doctor by profession who is very excited in contributing in community health practice. He spends most of his time in research. Dr. Paul holds a Bachelors degree in Medicine & Surgery and Masters in Public Health.

Aloysious Kimera
Okello Michael
Monitoring & Evaluation
Fred Waigo
Compliance Manager

Medical Team

Ojok Isaac Newton
Incharge - Unyama Health Facility
Moses Onek
Head Laboratory Services - Unyama Health Facility
Okello Michael
Incharge - Agonga Health Facility
Aber Innocent
Midwife - Agonga - Health Facility