OUR TEAM

STAFF

JEREMY SCHWARTZ, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Jeremy serves as Executive Director for World Possible, providing vision and guidance to the organization's efforts. He led World Possible's early RACHEL deployment efforts to Sierra Leone in 2009. Before joining World Possible, Jeremy specialized in disruptive technology investing at Norwest Venture Partners.

JONATHAN FIELD, VP OF TECHNOLOGY

Jonathan leads RACHEL development and content curation. He spends several months each year installing and teaching technology at schools in South Africa. Jonathan previously worked at Microsoft and as Director of Development at Zappos.com.

Steve provides manufacturing and test automation development, RACHEL content generation and technical support. Previously, Steve served as Senior Director of R&D for Analytics Ocean and Senior Manager of Data Center Interoperability and Test Automation for Western Digital.

SAMUEL MOMOH, SIERRA LEONE COUNTRY DIRECTOR

Samuel has a diplomas in Software, Hardware and Networking, and a Bachelors in Information Communication Technology from the University of Sierra Leone Ipam. He worked in publishing and property management before joining World Possible as our Sierra Leone Country Director in partnership with CAUSE Canada.

BONFACE MASAVIRU, KENYA COUNTRY DIRECTOR

Bonface is a Cisco Network Engineer, who believes that without the help of online video he would have never passed his Cisco exams. He's touched by RACHEL's potential to add value to education. He runs our distribution in Kenya while raising two boys.

ROMEO RODRIGUEZ, GUATEMALA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Romeo joined Mundo Posible in January 2017. He oversees and plans the efforts to reach out to schools in rural communities. He also searches and maintains communications with supporters. In addition, he provides strategic advising to other World Possible chapters. Before joining he implemented education and health projects in Uganda and Ethiopia.

ISRAEL QUIC, GUATEMALA COUNTRY DIRECTOR

Israel Quic, native of Lake Atitlan, Guatemala is a passionate community leader with over 10 years experience building the Riecken Community Libraries. His ICT4D work was featured in a video by Facebook.

JUAN REANDA PACACH, GUATEMALA TECHNOLOGY FACILITATOR

From the Tz'utujil Mayan tribe, Juan started working for Mundo Posible in 2015 as Technology Facilitator, deploying RACHEL, monitoring its use and training teachers. He is passionate about technology and is currently studying IT.

FRANK MARTIN, U.S. JUSTICE DIRECTOR

Frank leads World Possible's U.S. Justice Chapter. Frank was an early advocate of bringing open education resources to correctional facilities during his career with the Oregon Youth Authority.

Originally from Dar es Salaam, Jackline has experience installing and teaching RACHEL in rural schools from her previous work as a Digital Project Manager for Lyra in Africa, as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Université de Mouloud Mammeri in Algeria.

Mustapha is a recent graduate of University of Education, Winneba, where he received a degree in Physics Education. He first learned about RACHEL while working with our partner, EVCO Africa, as a RACHEL Tutorial Instructor in 2013. Since then, he has been an enthusiastic advocate of RACHEL, and is passionate about improving access to education and knowledge across Ghana.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Originally from Argentina, Norberto is a Senior Engineer with Cisco Systems in San Jose, CA. Norberto co-founded World Possible in 2009 and developed the original RACHEL in English and Spanish.

Joan leads World Possible's efforts in Latin America and RACHEL Espanol distribution. Her commitment to development in Guatemala and Honduras is unrivalled, as is her passion for making a personal impact.

John is retired bi-lingual teacher and Cisco Systems engineer. While at Cisco, John taught C programming to software engineers. John began volunteering with World Possible in 2009 and leads our RACHEL content packages.

Ed first went to South Sudan in 1974 as a Peace Corps volunteer, then joined McKinsey & Co. for 5 years in their communications practice before returning to Sudan as Country Director for Save the Children. Since 1990 he has worked as a telecom entrepreneur and volunteer in Eritrea, Somalia, Somaliland, Kenya, the DRC, Haiti, and Bangladesh. His main focus now is on deploying technology in rural Africa and peace building.

ADVISORY BOARD

JIM MILLER, ENGINEER, INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERS (IEEE)

CHARLIE SCHWEIK, PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-AMHERST

SOPHIA CHENG, INVESTMENT ASSOCIATE, DALIO FAMILY OFFICE / DALIO FOUNDATION