Board of Directors
Friends of Ngong Road is governed by a volunteer board of directors. They meet at least 10 times each year as a full board and through standing and ad hoc committees as necessary. Responsibilities include:
- Assure that affairs of FoNR are conducted in a fiscally responsible manner, and that legal and compliance requirements are met.
- Actively participate in the strategic planning, development and recruitment activities of the organization.
- Monitor and evaluate programs, outcomes, impact and performance of FoNR.
The FoNR board is a working board, with each board member having his or her own responsibilities in the U. S. and Kenya. All travel and many expenses are borne by the individual board members.
Board members include:
Paula Meyer: President (founder)
Karen Bohn: Secretary and Development (board member since 2007)
Tom Gleason: Operations and Camp Leader (board member since 2007)
Amy Johnson: Treasurer and Finance (board member since 2009)
Keith Kale, Marketing and Planning (founding board member, 2006)
Susan Plimpton: Education, Strategic Partnerships (board member since 2010)
- Andy Walz: Technology and Travel (board member since 2012) - not pictured
(Click on the name for a brief biography and description of duties at Friends of Ngong Road)