Fausta Musokwa

Interim Executive Director

Fausta Musokwa has over 12 years of experience in civil society, media and strategic communications work. She has competencies in writing and editing, visual and online communication, advocacy, policy analysis and programme management. Fausta holds an undergraduate degree in Social Anthropology and English from the University of Cape Town and a postgraduate degree in Social Development and Communication from the University of Wales.

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Dr George Mwita

Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Dr. George N. Mwita holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration (Strategic Management) from the University of Nairobi, Kenya, as well as a Master of Science in Applied Statistics, a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (statistics) and Computer Science from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and a post-graduate diploma in M&E of population, health and development programmes from the University of Nairobi. He has expertise in managing research teams, M&E of programmes including development of M&E plans, M&E methodologies and indicators; undertaking baseline surveys, process, mid-term, and end-term evaluations.

Raziah Quallatein Mwawanga

Senior Content Programme Officer

Raziah Mwawanga holds a Masters of Science in Development Policy and Practice for CSO's from Bradford University and a Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies from Kimmage Development Studies Center, Ireland Development Policy and Practice for CSOs from Bradford University. Raziah has 20 years combined media, civil society,Development, Project Management and Grant Making experience. She has worked as a camera person and Television Producer, Gender, Policy and Human Rights advocate and lobbyist with Tanzania Media Women's Association (Tamwa). She has worked on both Individual and institutional grants management portfolios as a programme and learning officer. She is currently in charge of managing institutional grants content production.

Dastan Kamanzi Raphael

Senior Knowledge Management Advisor

Dastan holds a Master’s degree in Mass Communication from St. Augustine University of Tanzania, and a BA (hons) in Culture and Heritage (Archaeology and Philosophy) from the University of Dar es Salaam. He has over six years’ experience in project management, new media learning facilitation and media content analysis. His skills include proposal writing, capacity building, data analysis and visualization, new media and critical thinking. At TMF, he is responsible for managing all of the organisation’s learning activities, including TMF’s mentorship programme.


 Vicensia Fuko

Senior Programme Officer, Fellowships and Strategic Projects

Vicensia is a lawyer, media activist and expert in the management and coordination of media programmes in data journalism, media law and digital media. She is responsible for managing all aspects of TMF’s annual fellowship as well as developing strategic partnerships aligned with TMF’s goals. Vicensia has over eight years’ experience in management and coordination of media, legal and policy related programmes. She holds a Master of Laws (LL.M) degree in Intellectual Property Law from Stockholm University and a Bachelor in Law (LL.B) from the University of Dar es Salaam.

Baraka Kiranga

ICT and Media Officer

Baraka Kiranga (27 years) is an IT and media expert, he trained more than 100 journalists on data journalism. He pursued a Bachelor degree of Science in Information Technology 2011-2014, At the Institute of Finance Management (IFM), currently he studies masters’ degree in Mass Commutations at St. Augustine University of Tanzania.Five years to come, he defines himself as a media-strategist aligns IT, media with human development in Africa. 

Joyce Jacob

Assistant programmme officer

As assistant programme officer, Joyce is responsible for all programme related administrative work. She has five years of experience in grant administration and is a holder of a business administration certificate from Amazon College, Dar es Salaam. Before moving to the programme department, Joyce worked as a receptionist for the TMF project between 2008 and 2012. Prior to that, she was secretary to the general manager at Protea Courtyard. Joyce has also worked as a nurse at Burhani Health Centre.

Elizabeth Fernandes Mtui

Human Resource Assistant

Elizabeth Fernandes Mtui, is an Assistant Human Resource and Administration Officer at Tanzania Media Foundation. She has extensive hands-on experience leading Administration and HR initiatives including performance management, recruiting, employee relations, compliance reporting, training and development and benefits administration. Elizabeth holds a Bachelor in Public Administration from Mzumbe University with a major in Public Service Management. She is currently pursuing a Master’s in Human Resource Management from the Open University of Tanzania.

Fortunatha Mmari

Senior Grants Monitoring Officer

Fortunatha Mmari, TMF’s senior grants monitoring officer has over 10 years of experience and competencies in finance, audit and grant management. Fortunatha holds a B.Com Accounting  degree from the University of Dar es Salaam and a postgraduate diploma in tax management from the Institute of Finance and Management in Dar es Salaam.

Alex Kanyambo

Grants Manager

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Amani Kija

Grants Administration and Strategic Support Officer

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Florah Lazaro

Financial Accountant.

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Ally Bukuku

Finance and Investment Manager

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