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
Deputy Director

Paul Nkansah
Deputy Director

Gersande Chavez
Senior Director, Partnerships, Growth & Learning

Naoko Otani
Sernior Director, Global Public Health Operations

Jessica Swenson
Program Manager

Technical Services Team Managers

Donnell Charles, Senior Manager, Analytical Laboratory Services
Farouk Umaru, Principal Technical Manager

Core and Country Programs Managers

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

Chiefs of Party

Chimezie Anyakora, Chief of Party – Nigeria
Christopher Raymond, Chief of Party – Indonesia
Hailu Tadeg, Chief of Party – Ethiopia