By 1 January 2014Unemployment

Our Brilliant People

1) Patrons

Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Merry Crosthwaite

2) Directors

Douglas Eamer
Michael Fleishman
Hans Jurgen Meuser
Leslie Mukuwedya
Jessamin Roothman
Robin Sheehan
Jeffrey Tew
Rupert Douglas-Bate

3) Volunteers

Directors and Informal Advisory Group Members have worked diligently for GMA in diverse places. Other Volunteers who have helped are listed here, with the places they worked in:-

Solomon Belete – Ethiopia
Heather Carlisle –USA
Frank Chang – Indonesia
Rachael Clinton – USA
Brody Dittemore – USA
Renske Duns – Ethiopia
Esset Hagos – Ethiopia
Shimaa Helmy – Egypt
Jackie Hutchings – UK
Robin Horne – UK
Elisabeth Huff – USA
Jackie Hutchings – UK
Professor Juana Ibanez – USA
Professor & Associate Chancellor, Merrill Lee Johnson – USA
Erin Kees – Indonesia
Alex Maxwell – UK
Jabran Inyat Munwar – Pakistan
Elyas Munye – Egypt
Semhar Musael – Ethiopia
Alex Parisienne – Haiti
Colin Smith – UK
Mary Stence MBE – UK
Jacob Underwood – UK
Anton de Wit – S.Africa

These volunteers have also helped with project work before GMA was founded:-

Artur Camaj – Kosovo
Professor Florim Isufi – Kosovo
Andy & Jo Reid – UK
Luljeta Rizvanolli – Kosovo
Gursel Sadiki – Kosovo

4)Informal Advisory Group

This group has provided much helpful voluntary advice and support from time to time on huge variety of subjects:-

Neven Acropolis, Climate Change Specialist
Dr Katia Alves, Stanford University
Bruce Beardsley, U.S State Department, retired
Don Boyd, globally acclaimed Film Maker, Editor, Director
Professor Gordon, Bloom, Havard University
Jim Brass, Research Scientist, NASA Ames
Professor Deryke Belshaw, Wolfson College, Oxford University
Dermot G. Coughlan, Businessman
Dain DeGroff, Vice President JP Morgan Securities Inc
Michael Edge, Chairman, London & Country
David Fraiberg, Founder and Managing Director, University Brothers Capital, LLC
Stuart Gannes, Director, Reuters Digital Vision Program, Stanford University
Adrian Gardner, Chairman, Mantis Collection Dubai World
Dr Satinder Gill, ex-CSLI, Stanford University
Leif Gjestland, Chairman CfMC
David Gutelius, CEO, Ishtirak
Russell Hall, Managing Director, Legacy Ventures
Jeffrey Hamaoui, CEO Origo
Paul Herman, CEO Hipinvestor.com
Fred & Sheila Horrox, Long time international aid workers, retired
Bruce Janigian, CEO, Global Development Partners
Richard Johnson, Acting Science Advisor, to the Reagan Administration
Henry Morton Jack, Media and Law Advisor
Richard Leftley, President & CEO, MicroEnsure
John P. Leighfield CBE, Businessman
Omar Shahabudin McDoom, European Director, The Child is Innocent
Jody Lynn Myrum, Gender Based Violence Specialist, IRC
Jonathan Martyn Needham, Computer and IT Specialist
Amber Nystrom, Director, Women’s Technology Cluster
Zachary Pogue, Technologist and IT Specialist
Paul Roman, Media Logistics (UK) Ltd
David Rutter, Quantity Surveyor
Professor Adel Safty, Dean IILPA, Istanbul
Veselin Stoilov, Founder PHPjabbers.com Webmasters
Gordon Thomas, internationally acclaimed Author
Randy Strash, Director, Emergency Relief, World Vision
Greg Swanson, CEO HumaniNet
Peter Tavernise, Cisco Systems Foundation
Stephen Wright, Food Technology and International Development Specialist

Good People = Good Results !