Our Team

Naomi’s Village Kenya Team

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Bob and Julie Mendonsa

The Founders

Bob and Julie Mendonsa met in 1987 while attending Baylor University in Waco, TX. They graduated the next year, Bob with a B.S. in biology and Julie with a B.S. in secondary education.

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Oscar Ogwang

Director of Administration

From 2004 to 2014, Oscar worked as the administrator at Bethany Kids, a medical ministry specializing in pediatric rehabilitative and corrective surgery, based in Kijabe Hospital.

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Anne N’dungu

Director of Healthcare, Baby Care, and Catering

Anne lives in Maai Mahiu, is married to Nathan and has two grown boys, Robert and Francis. After high school, she joined Kijabe School of Nursing where she earned her basic nursing certificate.

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Bonface Njoroge

Director of Caregiving, Outreach, and Activities

Bonface was born in Naivasha, but raised in Kijabe, a missionary center at the top of the hill above Naomi’s Village. He completed high school in Kijabe, then moved to Narok where he worked in a clothing boutique.

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Flo Ouko

Director of Social Work

Flo has been at Naomi's Village since January 2011. She started as a house mom, then became a house mom supervisor, and eventually a social worker for Naomi's Village. She says for such a time as this, God has called her to be one amongst the many destined helpers of the loving, adorable children.

Naomi’s Village U.S. Team

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Megan Haynes

Volunteer Coordinator

Megan was born and raised in McKinney, TX. After graduating from the University of North Texas, she moved up through management at a local Anthropologie store. There, she began to discover her passion for working with people, and gained skills in planning and coordinating.

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Naomi’s Village Board of Directors

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Leland McCluskey

Lee McCluskey is an orthopaedic surgeon from Columbus, GA. He has served at Kijabe Hospital in Kenya through Samaritan’s Purse numerous times and, along with his wife Suzanne, have served and supported Naomi’s Village from its inception. “I have seen first-hand the redemptive work happening at Naomi’s Village and recognize how unique the vision is for these children in Kenya. I am thrilled to serve on the Board and participate in the great work God is doing there.”

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