Ona is a social enterprise that builds the data infrastructure to drive change. We believe technology affords new opportunities for governments and development organizations to be increasingly data driven, collaborative and accountable. Our goal is never simply to build a great product, but to support great outcomes.
Barbara has 8 years of experience in customer service and training. Her passion is to provide customers with exceptional service in the IT industry. She holds a degree in IBA from USIU-Africa.
Carolyn brings a public health background to Ona. She specializes in health ICT project implementation, bridging the gap between health and technology to ensure solutions are in line with national and global health standards of care.
Chantal has 6 years of experience in developing and implementing marketing strategies. She is Taiden’s mother and a strong believer in children with disabilities and women empowerment. She can do a handstand too.
Darlene is fresh from college and excited about the future. She studied statistics at JKUAT with a keen interest in computer interactive statistics. She loves data analytics and statistical programming.
Dennis is from a mobile payments background and believes analyzing data can help solve problems and create more opportunities for the future. He enjoys football and other outdoor activities.
Ephraim is a software engineer with experience in Java and Android development. He has a background in pure mathematics and interests in computational intelligence.
Faith has a data analysis background with a BSc. in Math and CS. She loves working on the support team since she's able to work with different people using data for positive social impact. Outside work, she enjoys travelling.
Geoffrey is on the software development team in Nairobi. Before Ona, Geoffrey worked with FrontlineSMS to develop SMS data collection apps. He is a evangelist of flat design and Agile Development. Geoffrey has a BS in Math and CS.
James is a mobile and server based systems developer. He has extensive experience in management and training junior developers. He contributed to the ROK mobile project and MyFitnessPal, and advocates the KISS principle.
Jason is a software engineer specializing in Android. When not at work, Jason is either out playing tennis or with a friend talking about Linux. He’s previously worked for Sendy and the data collection team at ILRI.
Jonathan has a data analysis and IT background. He believes in action with a clear focus on the NOW and delivering tangible results. In his free time, he scouts opportunities to expand his skills base. He also enjoys car racing.
Previously an E-Health Analyst at Clinton Health Access Initiative and Software Developer at FrontlineSMS, Ekisa enjoys working in teams, has a passion for choral music and supports Man U.
Megan leads the efforts to build a world class support team at Ona. She also brings a wealth of technical M&E background to Ona.
Njagi is an avid contributor to free and open source software. He loves functional programming and learning as many CS concepts as he can.
Rosalia has an MBA in Finance, CPA-K and BBA in Finance and Accounting. She has 8+ years experience in financial systems development, internal control implementation, budgeting, procurement, and property and HR management.
Roy specializes in web and mobile software development. Previously, he worked on mobile data collection and HIS at iLabAfrica. He holds a MSc in Mobile Telecom and Innovation and a BBIT degree from Strathmore University.
Sandra leads the testing and quality assurance effort at Ona, she also enjoys mentoring with youth incubation centres to demystify STEM to young girls and these efforts led to an award as a 2014 Techwomen emerging leader.
Ukang’a Dickson works on Ona development. Prior to Ona, he led Formhub development at Columbia University, was a core engineer of the ChildCount+ system. He also contributed to the online safaricom IPO platform.