ELIZABETH NKHOMA (EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR)
ZOA-Z’s Executive Director, Elizabeth Nkhoma, has more than 20 years’ experience in effective project implementation, monitoring and evaluation. She has previously worked as a consultant for CARE Zambia and Plan International Zambia, and worked as Field Programs Officer for World Vision and as National HIV and AIDS Officer for the United Nations High Commission for Refugees.
ABIGAIL CHILESHE (PROGRAM CO-ORDINATOR)
Abigail is a certified Health Assistant and has delivered home-based care in various settings including orphanages and homes for the elderly. A single orphan herself (one of six siblings) she is passionate about using her healthcare knowledge and project monitoring and administration experience to help ZOA-Z lift orphans out of poverty.
NATHAN DE ASSIS CHAIR OF TRUSTEES
Nathan has over 25 years of professional experience in socio-development, economics, finance and business management. He holds a number of directorships in the financial sector and sits on various government committees. In addition, he lectures for the School of Business at Copperbelt University. Outside of Zambia, he is involved in the roll-out of development programmes which target micro, small and medium businesses in Zimbabwe, Botswana, Malawi, Namibia and South Africa.