Meet the Team

Jo Baker

Chief Executive

Jo joined International Service as Chief Executive Officer at the beginning of 2013. She has previously worked with the Open Society Institute and Caritas Switzerland. Jo was also Operations Director for 7 years with Connexions Nottinghamshire and has managed several charitable organisations in the UK.

Jo has been working in Senior Management, primarily in the voluntary and public sectors, for over 20 years. She has lived and worked in Tajikistan, Mongolia, Kazakhstan and other countries in Central Asia and Eastern Europe.

Her work has been focused on developing organisations, and empowering local communities, organisations and individuals to become agents for change and to access their rights.



Corporate Services

Michael Dockar Deputy Chief Executive
Nicky Gray Finance Officer
George Turner Finance Apprentice
Dorota Zabawa Finance Administrator
Madrine Kamya Administrator
Caleb Rowan Business Development Manager
Patrycja Syka Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Roger Holt Training and Development Officer
Alexandra Martin Communications Manager
Carla Jardim Communications and Recruitment Coordinator
Ieva Vysniauskaite Communications and Recruitment Coordinator

International Citizen Service

Stella McKenna ICS Programme Manager
Fran Ellis ICS Officer
Greg Hamilton ICS Programme Coordinator
Jack Mudd ICS Programme Coordinator
Shamil Makhecha ICS Assessment Coordinator
Lilly Harvey Alumni Coordinator

International Programmes

Kerry Jones Kensah Director of International Programmes
Marko Jaminki Global Safety and Security Specialist

Burkina Faso

Eleonore Couldiaty Country Director
Georgette Diarra Finance and Administrator
Jean Pascal Ki ICS Programme Manager
Sawadogo W Achille ICS Programme Officer
Lankoande B. Oumar ICS Programme Officer
Toé Emmanuella Judith ICS Logistics and Alumni Coordinator
Saidou Zemba Driver



Sie Rene Dah Country Director
Enoch Aziabah Finance and Administrator
Jill Judith Sarkodie Addo ICS Programme Manager
Piso Freemantle ICS Programme Manager
Frederick Balsab ICS Programme Oficer
Bismark Blankson ICS Programme Officer
Coral Fleming ICS Programme Officer
Godfrey Chanase ICS Logistics and Alumni Coordinator
Kofi Samuel Agyekum Driver



Thomas Msiska Programme Manager

Lena Eunice Lungu

Programme Officer

occupied Palestinian territory

Nancy Shourati Country Director



Dinnah Mutamba ICS Programme Manager
Olivier Bizimana ICS Programme Officer

Ambassadors and Trustees