Our Team

PQM’s thought-leaders, technical experts and champions for quality are the driving force behind the program’s success.


Jude Nwokike
Senior Director


Lawrence Evans III
Director, Country and Core Programs

Gersande Chavez
Vice President, Partnerships, Growth & Learning

Naoko Otani
Senior Director, Global Public Health Operations

Jessica Swenson
Program Manager

Donnell Charles

Donnell Charles
Senior Manager, Laboratory Services Group

Nikhil Shah

Nikhil Shah
Senior Manager, Manufacturing Services

Farouk Umaru

Farouk Umaru
Principal Program Manager

Chinwe Owunna

Chinwe Owunna
Principal Program Manager

Core and Country Programs Managers

Timothy Nwogu, Principal Program Manager
Chinwe Owunna, Principal Program Manager
Victor Pribluda, Principal Program Manager
Archil Salakaia, Manager, Core & CIS Programs
Farouk Umaru, Principal Program Manager

Chiefs of Party

Chimezie Anyakora, Chief of Party – Nigeria
Eddy Bahfen, Acting Chief of Party – Indonesia
Hailu Tadeg, Chief of Party – Ethiopia