Fred has been working at Shanti since 2009, assisting with the construction of the Birth House. Fred also worked as our backup driver but was hired on full time in January 2014.
Fred was born and raised in Luwero, however attended teacher’s college in Kibale, and after he taught secondary school biology in Bombo from 1988-2013.
Fred is a proud father of 5 children, one has followed in his footsteps and his father’s footsteps in pursuing a career as a teacher. His other children work as hair dressers, electricians, or are continuing their studies.
Fred’s favourite part about working at Shanti Uganda is the opportunity to meet new people, being introduced to new things, and being exposed to new learning opportunities. You can often find Fred with a smile on his face, ready to help anyone and offer assistance where needed.
Well respected in the community, Fred is called Uncle Fred or Master Fred by staff members and community members and is the person to go to in case you need any advice