John Chrysostom Walusimbi – Programs Director and Lead Trainer

Since John Joined Maendeleo Foundation in 2012, Walusimbi has worked as an ICT trainer, conducting and facilitating trainings both at, the Training Centre and in communities. The main driving force behind his work is to see positive change in the lives of individuals he trains.  Walusimbi believes that changing the fortunes of individuals consequently, has an impact on the society they live in.

During his time at Maendeleo Foundation, Walusimbi has worked as an ICT Trainer on the following projects:

• Transforming School Computer Labs into Learning Centres” (2017 – 2018).
• Capacity Building for Librarians In Uganda (2014 – 2016),
• Africa StoryBook Project (2014)
• West Nile Participatory Peace Film Project (2013),

Walusimbi has a Diploma in Electrical Engineering Kyambogo University and a Diploma in Management Information System (Institute for the Management of Information Systems- 2008).

Walusimbi is a family man with a wife (Susan) and two lovely daughters (Jacinta and Joanita).

His favorite quote is by Olugbenga Stephen ASAOLU (Ilawe, Ekiti-state, Nigeria), “IF THEY CAN DO IT…, YOU TOO CAN-DO IT. EVEN BETTER”