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Dr. Darius Mans President   President's Corner>>

Dr. Darius Mans is the president of Africare where he is responsible for the leadership and growth of our multicultural organization. Dr. Mans came to Africare in 2010 with over 30 years of development experience.  Prior to joining Africare, he served as acting chief executive officer of Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC).



Kendra E. Davenport Chief of Staff and Chief Development & Communications Officer

As Africare’s chief of staff and chief development and communications officer, Davenport provides oversight and leadership to staff and monitors day to day business operations at Africare headquarters, as well as leading a comprehensive development program to cultivate and diversify individual, corporate and foundation support, and to develop new partnerships. Davenport is also responsible for the management and strategic direction of Africare’s online and print publications, and media and public relations.



Basseydou Kamagate Acting Chief Financial Officer

As Africare's Acting Chief Financial Officer, Basseydou Kamagate oversees Africare's financial activities, management and budgeting. Previously, as Africare's financial controller, Mr. Kamagate ensured that Africare’s financial transactions, policies and procedures met corporate objectives and regulatory requirements, and he had overall responsibility for the selection and implementation of new financial accounting systems.



Eric Lundgren Director of International Programs and Monitoring & Evaluation

As director of international programs and monitoring & evaluation, Eric Lundgren manages a portfolio of international initiatives and works closely with our African country offices. Mr. Lundgren has over 15 years of experience managing development projects and organizations in a broad range of sectors and geographic areas. 



Dr. Gregory Jagwer Director of Health

Dr. Gregory Jagwer is the director for the Office of Health at Africare headquarters in Washington, D.C. He is responsible for the implementation of Africare’s health and comprehensive HIV & AIDS, TB and STI care, treatment and support programs across Africa.



Jean E. Denis Director of Management Information Systems

Jean E. Denis is the director of management information systems at Africare where he oversees the operation of the corporate information system, software and hardware operations, system security and management of the IT personnel and consultants.

Mr. Denis has worked in the development field as an IT professional for more than 20 years and before being promoted, served as an information systems specialist spending three years in Rwanda as an administrative officer for Africare.


Africare's Senior Management Team is based out of our international headquarters in Washington, D.C. To reach Africare's Africa-based staff, please visit Where We Work.