Dr. Ruphin Mulongo

Dr. Ruphin Mulongo is a pharmacist and public health specialist with more than 25 years of experience working within the health system of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Ruphin served as the DRC Country Director on the USAID Global Health Supply Chain-Technical Assistance (GHSC-TA) Francophone Task Order for 4 years. Prior to coming to…

Dr. Youssoufa Lo

Dr. Youssoufa Lo is a Leadership, Governance, and Accountability Advisor with more than 20 years of experience in public health, malaria control and prevention, and health policy intervention and governance.

Dr. Matar Camara

Dr. Matar Camara has 38 years of professional experience in public health and has spent most of his career in Senegal. During his 15 years at USAID/Senegal, he designed, implemented, monitored, and evaluated policies around decentralization and health care financing before transitioning to donor-funded programming. He is currently the Chief of Party for the USAID/Senegal…

Angela Elong

Ms. Angela Elong is a Global Health Specialist with more than 9 years of experience working in health supply chain programs including technical areas of laboratory systems strengthening, monitoring and evaluation, data management, HIV/AIDS, malaria, family planning. She currently serves as Technical Director for GHSC-TA Francophone TO. Angela joined Chemonics in 2017 to lead the design…

Parvez Asheque

Parvez Asheque is a finance and private sector engagement specialist with more than 20 years of experience in health system strengthening, resource mobilization, and market development.

Susan Pascocello

Susan Pascocello is Chemonics’ General Counsel. An international development executive and lawyer, Susan brings more than 30 years of progressive private and public sector legal experience, including 25 years working in different aspects of international development. She served as USAID’s General Counsel (Acting) for four years during her time as Deputy General Counsel and provided integral…

Fares El Zein

Fares El Zein heads USAID’s Lebanon Community Support Program’s (CSP) technical assistance and capacity building component. He has over 20 years of experience in project design, organizational and legislative development, advocacy, and provision of technical support to civil society and local authorities. Fares holds a Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy from the State University of…

Katy Gorentz

Katy Gorentz is a senior monitoring and evaluation (M&E) specialist in Chemonics’ Global Health Division, where she provides cross-cutting M&E, research, and learning technical assistance to global health projects and programs.

Ruth Citrin

Dr. Ruth Citrin is consortium executive director for the UK aid-funded Cross-Border Conflict Evidence, Policy and Trends (XCEPT) research programme. She also leads research and evidence with the UK Division of Chemonics International. Ruth brings a rare, proven ability to translate research and analysis into actionable policy and has previously served as director for Syria…

Nora Kokaj

Nora Kokaj is an applied economist experienced in economic policy research, public financial management, and tax policy and administration. She currently leads the public financial management improvement component of the Chemonics-implemented USAID Kosovo Economic Governance Activity. She previously served as an economic policy officer for the European Union Office in Kosovo, as well as an…

Nancy Maroun

Nancy Maroun is the Senior Technical Advisor on the Chemonics-implemented USAID Community Support Program (CSP) in Lebanon. She brings more than 25 years of experience in designing and managing programs and research in governance, peacebuilding, and social affairs. Nancy holds a PhD in Sociology from the United States. She taught university students in Lebanon and…

Peter Vaz

Dr. Peter Vaz is a local governance and capacity building specialist with more than 20 years of experience in decentralization, multi-sectoral governance, local government transformation, and institutional capacity-building. He joined the Chemonics’ Democracy and Governance Practice from a recent field assignment in Vietnam where he served as chief of party for the USAID Strengthening Provincial…