Project Officers

Wicklife Orero

Wicklife Orero

Project Officer

Wicklife is a Project Officer in charge of D.R.E.A.M.S initiative at Pamoja CBO. He has a strong background in community development. Wicklife is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Development Studies from Mount Kenya University. He is a trainer of trainers and facilitator in a number of evidenced based interventions (EBIs), including FMP2, financial capability and entrepreneurship. Wicklife likes to spend most of his time in the community with the project beneficiaries. He is passionate about working with young people to build social skills to attain their full potentials.

Silvia Odhiambo

Silvia Odhiambo

Project Officer

Silvia holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Health from University of Eastern Africa, Baraton. She is a qualified public and environmental health officer and a passionate advocate for sustainable environmental health programs. Silvia has over 2 years’ experience in training, research and analysis. Previously, she worked with Pamoja CBO as a Research Assistant under Fabrication-Lab-In-A-Kit (FLiK) study dealing with Digital Assertive Technology. Currently, she coordinates the orphans and vulnerable children project in Kisumu West; she also assists with moringa concentrate study that works with farmers to assess the feasibility and acceptability of moringa as a medicinal and food crop in Western Kenya. Silvia loves swimming and is an avid reader of inspirational and leadership books.

Stephen Olembo Genga

Stephen Olembo Genga

Project Officer

Stephen Joined PAMOJA CBO in Jan 2017 as a field officer in OVC program. With an experience of more than five years in OVC. Currently he is the project officer in charge OVC project. Stephen holds a Diploma in Community Health and Development from Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University Of Science And Technology. He enjoys working for the community to bring and advocate for change in the community and in the lives of the children.

Program Coordinators

Judith Atieno Owuor

Judith Atieno Owuor

Program Coordinator

Judith for Pamoja Community Based Organization as the Program Coordinator. She holds a Diploma in Business Management from The University of Nairobi.Judith’s area of interest is empowering adolescent girls and young women to learn, thrive and lead.

Field Officers

Victor Odhiambo

Victor Odhiambo

Field Officer

Victor is a Field Officer under OVC program in East and West Kolunje. He is also a trainer in evidenced based interventions such as Healthy Choices for a Better Future, My Health My Choice, and Shuga among others. Victor has undergone a number of community health and research trainings by the ministry of health.

Charles Odongo Adede

Charles Odongo Adede

Field Officer

Charles works for Pamoja CBO as a Field Officer in DREAMS program manning two sub locations, that is, East and West Kolunje. Charles is a trained facilitator of several evidenced based interventions including Shuga, My Health my Choice, Healthy Choices for a Better Future and FMP! and other related interventions. Charles has undergone different types of training related to community work. He has also worked as a community health volunteer in Seme sub County, where he spearheaded strengthening of community units, dialogue and action days.

Irene Were

Irene Were

Field Officer

Irene holds a BSC in Community Health and Development from Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology and a Diploma in Community Development. She has vast experience in community development work and research. Her interest is with adolescent and youth in sexual reproductive health. Currently, Irene works for Pamoja as a Field Officer in the DREAMS project, and also supports the OVC program. Before joining Pamaoja, Irene worked with FACES, ICAP and KEMRI/CGHR as a research assistant, HTS provider and Study Assistant. Irene is a self-driven and focused individual.

Irene Onyango

Irene Onyango

Field Officer

She works as a Field Officer at Pamoja CBO. She holds a Diploma in Social Work and Community Development Studies from Kobujoi Institute of Development studies. She is currently pursuing a bachelors’ degree course in Sociology at Catholic University of East Africa. She works with vulnerable children, and those affected by HIV. Before joining Pamoja C.B.O, Irene worked with Pendeza Africa (PENAF) as Social Transformation Officer. She likes socializing and networking.

Philip Otieno Orude

Philip Otieno Orude

Field Officer

Philip is a Field Officer at Pamoja Community Based Organization under OVC program in Kajulu Koker Sub location. Philip also coordinates Plan International Sponsorship Programs in six sub locations, Kisumu West Sub County. Before joining Pamoja, Philip worked with KEMRI-Kisumu as Home Based HTS Counselor based in Bondo, Impact Research Organization in Kisumu West as Divisional Lead community Mobilizer for Male circumcision Program. He holds a certificate in HTS counseling from Kenya Institute of Professionals Counselors (KIPC) and currently doing Diploma in Psychological Counseling with Amani Counseling and Training Centre Kisumu.

Data Clerks and Officers

Franklin Sawo

Franklin Sawo

Data Officer

Frank is a Data Officer at Pamoja CBO with responsibility for data quality checks, and data analysis. Franklin holds a bachelor degree from Kenyatta University and a certificate from AMREC Consultants (on how to use STATA software and SPSS).Teamwork, leadership & creativity are Franklin’s greatest strengths. He thrives on all kinds of challenges to accomplish the organization’s mission. Frank writes music in his free time and is a member of Best Friends Forever (BBF) music group.

Salome Mutenyo

Salome Mutenyo

Data Clerk

Salome is a data clerk at Pamoja Community Based Organization since June 2018 and she is responsible for timely data entry and quality data checks using CPIMS database. Salome is strong believer in positive thinking at work place. Initially before joining Pamoja Community Based Organization, she used to be a businesswoman who sold groceries within her home Centre, Holo before going back to school to pursue. She holds a Diploma in Social Work and Community Development from Kisumu National Polytechnic. Outside work, Salome dedicates herself to her family, which she values most. She enjoys reading novels and travelling when time allows.

Allan Onyango

Allan Onyango

Data Clerk

Allan Onyango works as a data clerk at Pamoja CBO. He a Diploma in Social Work and Community Development from Nairobi Aviation College pursued. Allan has undertaken data related short trainings and workshops. He is a hard worker who applies knowledge learned into the field of profession, a team worker and a good time manager. Allan likes reading novels in his spare time.

Damaris Aduwo

Damaris Aduwo

Data Clerk

Damaris is data clerk at Pamoja Community Based Organization. She is responsible for data quality checks, timely data entry. Damaris holds a diploma from African Institute of Research and Development Studies. Before joining Pamoja, Damaris worked with Impact Research Development Organization as a mobilizer. She also worked for Coalition On Violence Against Women (COVAW) to create awareness on the women’s right that are infringed by the societal norms. Damaris is a self motivated and team player. In her free time she likes reading novels, peasant farming and takes care of her poultry.

HIV testing service providers

Belinda Odenya

Belinda Odenya

HIV Testing Services provider

Belinda holds a Diploma in Counseling Psychology from Kenya Association of Professional Counselors with a focus on the affected or infected by HIV/AIDS. She works as prior to joining Pamoja, Belinda worked in the MOH-PEPFAR program and Sunburst projects as a psychological counselor. Currently, Belinda works as HIV Testing Services provider at Pamoja.

Project Accountants

John Omenya

John Omenya

Project Accountant

John works at Pamoja CBO as the project accountant, a position he has held since 2016. John is a registered member of ICPAK in good standing having completed CPA course at Strathmore University - Nairobi. Currently he is pursuing Bachelor of Commerce; Finance option at KCA University. Besides the academic qualifications, John has an outstanding experience in Donor reporting and standards.