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 Manager
George Turner Finance Apprentice
Dorota Zabawa Finance Administrator
Madrine Kamya Office 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 (UK) Manager
Fran Ellis ICS Officer
Alice Moloney ICS Programme Coordinator
Nouho Bakayoko ICS Programme Coordinator
Shamil Makhecha ICS Assessment Coordinator
Lilly Harvey Alumni Coordinator

International Programmes

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

Burkina Faso

Eleonore Couldiaty Country Director
Georgette Diarra Finance Administrator
Jean Pascal Ki ICS Programme Manager
Achille Sawadogo ICS Programme Officer
Oumar Lankoande ICS Programme Officer
Emmanuella Toé ICS Alumni Coordinator
Issaka Tega Driver



Rene Dah Country Director
Enoch Aziabah Finance Administrator
Piso Freemantle ICS Programme Manager
Jill Addo ICS Programme Officer
Bismark Blankson ICS Programme Officer
Corin Heney ICS Programme Officer
Godfrey Chanase ICS Alumni Coordinator
Samuel Kofi Driver



Thomas Msiska ICS Programme Manager

Goyi Goyi Khonje

Finance Administrator
Lena Eunice Lungu ICS Programme Officer
Jack Mudd ICS Programme Officer

occupied Palestinian territory

Nancy Shourati Country Director



Dinnah Mutamba ICS Programme Manager
Julius Ndahiro Finance Administrator
Olivier Bizimana ICS Programme Officer

Ambassadors and Trustees