We are a team of passionate and dedicated people who love what we do and have lots of fun doing it!

Founders Geoff and Liz Furber oversee Ripple Africa’s operations and projects
Force Ngwira, Country Director, Malawi, and Environmental Programme Manager
Pam Haigh, UK General Manager, and Trust and Grants Fundraiser
Nikki Luxford, Project and Volunteer Manager, and Corporate Partnerships
Claire Battersby, UK Administrator and Social Media / PR Coordinator
Kay Yoder, Director of US Operations including Fundraising
Morton Banda, General Manager at our base in Mwaya
Dan Shaba, Volunteer Manager, and Assistant Mwaya Manager
Esther Chimpeni, Manager and Host at Lowani Beach
Joyce Banda, Senior Fish Conservation Project Manager
Maluwa Chirambo, Fish Conservation Manager – Nkhata Bay
Sam Manda, Fish Conservation Manager – Nkhotakota District
Brams Munthali, Fish Conservation Manager – Salima District
Sammy Kachikunje, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Hannah Kachali, Environment Office Manager
Evance Chinunda, Changu Changu Moto Project Manager – Nkhata Bay District
Mercy Khawula, Changu Changu Moto Project Manager – Mzimba District
Tina Chirwa, Changu Changu Moto Project Manager – Nkhotakota District
John (Skip) Banda, Forest Conservation Manager – Nkhata Bay District
Forest Conservation Malawi Africa
Bryne Ngwira, Forest Conservation Manager – Mzimba District
Angellah Saka, Tree Planting Manager – Nkhata Bay and Mzimba District
Francis Singini, Sweet Potato Project Manager
Charles Domingo, Pre-schools Coordinator
Burton Chirwa, Library and Adult Literacy Manager
Matilda Mwale, Disability and Rehabilitation Project Manager
Khumbo Mphande, Family Planning and Sexual Health Project Manager
Watson Chirwa, Family Planning and Sexual Health Project Manager