Advisors

Jason Golbey Legal Advisor

Jason Golbey is a business lawyer located in Port Moody, British Columbia. He became involved with Shanti Uganda early on in its development by providing legal services to the organization. His family continued their involvement from that point, participating in, […]

Kerry Dixon Midwifery Advisor

Kerry became a birth worker after she became a mother and started attending births in 1989. Along the way, she has worked as a doula, childbirth educator, community activist and maternal-child nurse. Her family grew to its full blossom of […]

Amy Marowitz Midwifery Advisor

Amy Marowitz is a Certified Nurse Midwife and an Associate Professor at Frontier Nursing University (FNU) in the Department of Midwifery and Women’s Health. She has 15 years of experience in full scope midwifery in and out of the hospital […]

Caty Tedman Marketing and Media Advisor

Caty Tedman is a marketing and media professional based in Vancouver, BC. She joined the Shanti Uganda team as an advisor after learning about the organization’s unique mission to support women, not just by making sure they give birth to […]

Jane Houston Midwifery Advisor

Jane Houston has served as the Clinical Director for the Midwifery and Women’s Health programs at Frontier Nursing University since 2015.  As a clinician, she has cared for families and babies on four continents over the past 28 years. Jane is […]

Lauren Casey Investment Advisor

Lauren is an independent investment and governance consultant, with significant experience in the field of Impact Investing. She currently advises and works with Angel investors, entrepreneurs, and financial institutions, drawing on a diverse background to assist clients with investment decision […]

Amy Willen Midwifery Advisor

Amy Willen has been a Certified Nurse Midwife since 2004 and has worked in a variety of settings in the U.S., providing full scope midwifery care in a large university hospital, smaller urban hospitals, freestanding birth centers, and home birth […]

Nohémie Mawaka Global Health Advisor

Nohémie Mawaka is a global health strategist, also a master of Public Health graduate from Simon Fraser University. She has extensive experience in global disease epidemiology (qualitative/quantitative research) while working for the World Health Organization and University of Witwatersrand (WITS), […]