Reception & Placement Program Manager
Chris recently returned from Zanzibar, Tanzania where he spent the last 14 months. He began as the Business Director of the Kiwengwa Nursery, Primary & Secondary School where he supported all the financial processes and fundraising. He then worked with the Barefoot College in Tanzania where he trained and mentored the fieldwork team, implemented process improvements and monitored effectiveness of programs.
Before his most recent trek to Zanzibar, Chris worked at Habitat for Humanity where he was the Director of Post Purchase Support. He conducted outreach and supported families, resulting in the development and implementation of the Family Support Program to help educate and support families in their first year of home ownership. As the Resettlement and Placement Case Manger (R&P), Chris is responsible for direct management of the R&P case workers and delivery of all core services to our new arrivals.