Geofrey Isingoma - Uganda
Geofrey Isingoma - Uganda

Title: Director of Programs

Location: Uganda

When did you start working for Heifer? September 1, 2012

What attracted you to work for Heifer? The impact of the work in the community and the philosophy of sustainable development.

What has been the most memorable experience you have had while working for Heifer? It was when I was in a field orientation in northern Uganda visiting some farmers. The farmers' livelihoods have greatly transformed. 

My education includes: A bachelor's degree in Social Sciences and a master's degree in Development Studies.

My hobbies include: Listening to Christian music and travelling.

My family consists of: My spouse Robinah and our four children: Wamani Barnabas, Murungi Jeremiah, Afaayo Shalom and Owembabzi Sheila.

Something about me that you might not know: My host family was a beneficiary of Heifer in 1989 and I attended a two-week training on the 12 Cornerstones for Just and Sustainable Development.

What is the best thing about working at Heifer Uganda? The teamwork and family spirit that exists in the organization.