Meet Our Uganda Team
With a certificate in social welfare, Petua began working at JK-A in 2017. She oversees the emotional and psychological needs of the children and collaborates on their educational development. She is currently studying human resource management at the University.
Ronnie is the heart and soul of Jajja’s Kids - Africa. He manages the overall operation of the home and development of the children, and supervises a staff of five. Ronnie is also currently the “general contractor” for the completion of Jajja’s Kids permanent home.
Photo: Ronnie with Davis
Jeff started working at Jajja’s Kids - Africa in 2014. He is liaison to the children’s schools and helps oversee activities within the home. A talented artist, Jeff teaches art techniques to Jajja’s Kids and hopes someday to complete his electrical engineering certificate.
Photo: Jeff with his son Jesse
Blakuseda has worked at JK-A since March 2017. Respected and appreciated by the children and staff, she lives at the house, prepares all meals, and takes care of the home and yard.
Photo: Blakuseda with Sonia
Devine joined Jajja’s Kids in November of 2018. With a university degree in procurement and logistics, she prepares expense records and accountability reports, handles monthly payroll and the purchase of food and supplies.
Joining the home in November 2018, Augustin is primarily responsible for the security of the children and property. Augustin lives at the house and maintains the guest book and children’s sign-in/sign-out book.