Our Team

The Joshua Foundation is comprised of a great home team that lives and works from our base in Arusha,

and international partners that help from around the world.

ALan

ALAN STEPHENSON

Chairman

Alan directs TJF leadership training programs at En Gedi and elsewhere in East Africa and overseas.

Amani

AMANI DOUGLAS

Amani is Deputy Principal at Joshua Teachers’ Training College (JTTC), where he also matriculated as a certified teacher.

Andrew

ANDREW AND NICOLA THOMPSON

Andrew and Nicola hail from New Zealand and are here for one year with their four children. Andrew  oversees building programs at En Gedi base and trains staff in Bible.

Archibald

ARCHBOLD MUSHI

Archbold is Joshua Teachers’ Training College (JTTC) principal, having graduated through TJF training programs. He is a widower with three children.

Don

Don Grey

Don is a projects’ coordinator/trainer from Australia. He is married to Mila from southern Tanzania.

Ephrahim

Ephraim Mollel

Ephraim is one of our longest standing team members and is En Gedi’s base manager.

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JONA BAKINIKANA

Jona is Head Teacher at Joshua Schools Arusha (JSA) and comes from the Bukoba region of Lake Victoria.

Katie

Katie Niclas

Katie comes from Sequim, Washinton USA and is involved in early childhood education as a teacher-trainer.

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LORIVI MURO

Lorivi leads the ‘Beacon Schools’ Project’ with Manase.

Lynda

Lynda Stephenson

Lynda directs TJF and oversees its education department, keeping her busy all year!

Manse

MANASE HEZRON

Manase leads TJF’s ‘Beacon Schools’ Project’, a teacher-upskilling initiative that is having great impact through northern Tanzania.

Moses

Moses Urio

Moses is Projects’ foreman. He is married to Celina and has two children.

Simon

SIMON AND JOANNA WAMALA

Simon and Joanna have been here for many years. Simon is Ugandan and is TJF’s student chaplain. He also oversees our outreach program. Simon and Joanna have 3 children.

Wendy

Wendy Wagoner

Wendy comes from Plainfield, Indiana USA and directs early childhood education at TJF.