At KCIU, we are blessed to have a dedicated team of compassionate individuals who are committed to making a difference in the lives of those in need through our healthcare programs. Our team is united by a shared passion for serving others and a deep-rooted belief in the power of God’s love and healing.

Our healthcare team consists of highly skilled and experienced professionals who bring diverse expertise to our organization. From doctors, nurses, and medical specialists to counselors, administrators, and support staff, each member plays a vital role in delivering comprehensive healthcare services to our beneficiaries.

Behind the scenes, our dedicated administrators and support staff ensure the smooth functioning of our healthcare programs. They handle logistics, manage medical records, coordinate appointments, and provide essential administrative support that allows our healthcare professionals to focus on providing excellent care.

We are immensely grateful for our team’s dedication, expertise, and compassionate hearts. Their collective efforts make a tangible impact in the lives of those we serve. Through their commitment to excellence and their deep love for God and humanity, they are the embodiment of Christ’s healing presence in our healthcare programs.

Board Members

Jokkene Timothy Okee
Chairman Board of Directors

Jokkene Timothy Okee is a seasoned business man. Jokkene is originally from Gulu. He is very passionate about Christ and as one of our first mentors and now serves as the Board Chairperson providing strategic program leadership. His favourite part of the job is seeing programs changing the lives of affected people and transforming his own community. When he's not in his businesses, Jokkene enjoys providing leadership in his community and in his free time he goes swimming.

Mrs. Rufina Barigo
Board Member

Mrs Rufina Oloa Barigo, is a community development worker has been involved in administration for the committee members. She has worked with several organisations including UNICEF and ILO before this she worked with the Ministry of Labour and Gender. She now spends most of her time carrying our consultancies for the ILO agency. Mrs Oloa is an ardent supporter of the Christian Mothers Union. She enjoys having family around.

Dr. Drabbe Rabbin
Board Member

Dr. Drabe Rabbin is a medical doctor and in is his spare time he spends it in his farm. He joined Karin Community Initiatives Organisation to contribute his skills and knowledge in the medical and community development.

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.

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.
Shalom Mutebe

Shalom is an experienced finance professional with six years of experience in busy accounting firms. Before Joining KCIU in Oct 2022, Shalom has worked with Gourmet Gardens (U)Ltd, Mission Link International & Smart Applications International Uganda. She is skilled in Quickbooks, Auditing, GAAP accounting, financial reporting and holds a bachelors in Supply and Procurement management and CPA Certification.

Francis Kamugasha
Accounts Assistant

Francis is an experienced book keeper, procurement and stores management professional. He is also experienced in Finance and administration. Francis graduated from Makerere University Business School with a bachelors of Science In Accounting.

Mugisha Leonard

Leonard is passionate about ensuring that KCIU website is well maintained, draft newsletters and design brochures to captures the unique spirit of the Karin brand. Before joining KCIU, Leonard worked as a Banking Officer at Exim Bank (U) Ltd where he spent most of his tenure in the Operations Department.

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.


Medical Team

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