Senior Management Team

Senior Management Team

The MJAP Senior Management team handles the administrative, management, reporting
and resource mobilization for the program. It is comprised of:

Dr. Fred Collins Semitala

Executive Director

Dr. Semitala is the Executive Director and Secretary to the Board. He trained as a physician at Makerere University and trained in evidence-Based Medicine from the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium. He has a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of California Berkeley, USA and postgraduate training in implementation Science from the University of California San Francisco.


Dr. Micheal Kiyingi

Care & Treatment Advisor

Dr. Micheal Kiyingi is a physician who attained his Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and surgery and Masters in Internal Medicine from Makerere University, College of Health Sciences. He attained additional training in Tropical medicine, Community healthcare and Research from Khon Kaen University, Thailand.


Mr. Shafik Malende

Ag. Director MEL

Mr. Shafik Malende is an experienced M&E practitioner with a demonstrated history of working in health-related projects. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from Makerere university with additional training in Monitoring and Evaluation from Uganda Management Francisco.


Dr. Moses Arinaitwe

Chief of Party, USAID LPHS-EC Project

Dr. Moses Arinaitwe is the Chief of Party for the USAID LPHS-EC Activity. Prior to this, he was the Deputy Chief of Party for the USAID RHITES-E


Ms. Florence Kitaka

Director Financial Management and Operations USAID/LPHS-EC/MJAP Activity

Ms. Florence Kitaka is the Director Financial Management and Operations USAID/LPHS-EC/MJAP Activity. Florence has over 15 years of successful experience in managing UN, USAID, EU and other International Donor funded projects.


CPA Ronald Isiko Kibwika

Internal Auditor

Ronald has over 11 years’ experience in Auditing for government and non-government sectors including USAID PERPAR funded organizations.


Dr Samuel Kawuma

Deputy Chief of Party, USAID LPHS-EC Project

Dr Samuel Kawuma holds a bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery and a Masters of Public health from Makerere University.


David Mutesasira

Human Resources Manager

Mr. David Mutesasira is a a seasoned mult-skilled Human Resource Specialist with invaluable experience Organization Development, Change Management, Performance Management and HR leadership.


CPA Moses Adengo

Head of the Finance and Operations

Moses Adengo serves as the Head of the Finance and Operations Department at MJAP Head Office. He has over 15 years’ experience in project management, Finance and accounting in Not for Profit Organizations, Banking and Pubic sector.