Learning and Evaluation Officer
As Learning and Evaluation Officer. Ronald works closely with Firelight team members, consultants, and CBO grantee-partners in developing and implementing monitoring, evaluation, and learning frameworks for each of our strategic initiatives, enabling us to assess progress on organization-level, community-level, and child- and family-level outcomes that are of interest to our grantee-partners, our donors, and Firelight.
Ronald is a Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Specialist by training and practice, who brings to Firelight rich experience in designing and implementing MEL systems. Ronald comes to Firelight from Aga Khan University in East Africa as a Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator, before being promoted to Manager of Projects. Prior to that, Ronald worked as a Monitoring, Evaluation, and Strategic Information Manager with the African Medical and Research Foundation (now AMREF Health Africa) in the Tanzania country office. Previously, he spent several years working with the Tanzanian Ministry of Health and Social Welfare as a Health Administrator cum Monitoring and Evaluation Lead for donor-funded projects implemented at South West Highlands Zonal Health Resource Centre. Ronald holds a Masters of Science in Health Monitoring and Evaluation from Jimma University, and a Bachelor of Public Administration in Health Services Management from Mzumbe University.