See behind the scenes! Tour FORWARD’s office and meet the team in this short video!

Our Team

Naana Otoo-Oyortey MBE – Executive Director

Toks Okeniyi – Head of UK Programmes and Operations

Mary Otuko – UK Programme Manager

Community Programme

Kabung Lomodong – Programme Support Officer

Naima Ibrahim – Community Development Officer

Mahasin Abu – Sudanese Community Support Worker

Training Programme

Yvette Robbin-Coker- Training & Development Coordinator

Youth Programme

Wangu Mureithi – Youth Programme Officer

Africa, Diaspora, Advocacy and Policy Team (ADAPT)

Adwoa Kwateng-Kluvitse – Head of Global Advocacy and Partnerships

Wossenyelesh Kifle – Africa Programme Manager 

Seble Belay – Africa Programme Officer

Angela Muruli – Africa Programmes Assistant

Nafisa Jones – Africa Diaspora Programme Intern

Communications, Events, Fundraising, Monitoring & Evaluation

Naomi Reid – Communications & Events Manager

Amy Abdelshahid – Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager

Finance & HR

Fosdicka Crankson – Finance Manager

Rita Janani – Finance Assistant

Damaris Villanueva – Senior Admin & HR Officer

Marissa Anderson – Office Assistant