Our team


01 Our Ambassadors


As Albert Einstein famously said, "creativity is contagious – pass it on." And it is these remarkable thinkers and artists from Africa who pass their creativity on to other young minds around the world.

Nehemia Njoroge

Nicole Manuthu       

Patrick Gitau 

Purity Mutua 

Raymond Mutisya           

Rodgers Owera             

Rysmo Brand         

Sachy Atieno Onyiso

Samantha Koi

Sandra Mwang'ombe

Sandra Wauye             


Adde Stephen         

Alfred Otieno         

Ayuma Malika           

Belinda Awino Agalo       

Bonface Toiyanka Kiruti

Catherine Wanjiku Nderitu

Charles Waweru             

Claire Njeri Kuria             

Danielle Wijenje                   

Decra Kerubo               

Derrick Shitote           

John Gift               

John Melvin Onga’yi     

John Njathi               

Kevin Outa Odongo

Kigera Njau               

Leah Wanjiru Njenga 

Lenson Maslow           

Lewis Muchiru

Linus Daddiey Okok

Macloud Chiluka 

Martin Njiru


Eddie Ochieng

Eliana Wijenje                 

Esther Mukuhi   

Eunice Brenda Wambale

Humphrey Kagiri Irungu 

Isaac Shamia 

James Baya Mlanda           

Jane Wanjiru Ndung’u

Jeff Kaguri                 

Jesie Otumba                 

Joan Otieno

Teresa Wanjiku        

Thomas Onkendi

Ujjal Patel from Malawi

Victoria Mong'are

Walter Nya               

Watson Mwangi

Elizabeth Michira

Ivy Songok

Martin Maina

Sheila Njoroge

Tina Akal

02 Our leadership


MASK is led by a team of committed and like-minded individuals:


Alla Tkachuk, Founding Director and Chief Executive

Sofia Carreira-Wham, Head of Social Media

Tim Dann, Chair of Trustees

Professor John Gruzelier, Trustee

Alice Magagnin, Trustee

Ludmila Lekes, Trustee

Professor David Dilks, Honorary Trustee

Watson Mwangi and Mutisya Raymond, Curators

03 Our supporters


We thank our supporters, without whom our work would not be possible.


See the full list of current and past supporters.

Images on this page is by MASK talent Jesse Otumba and Louis Nderi

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