Governance

Board Charter. Sets out the authority, responsibilities, membership and operation of the Board of Trustees of SOS Children’s Village Zambia, and stipulates Board Operations and Responsibilities.

The Board is responsible for nominating members to the Board and for filling vacancies on the Board that may occur between annual meetings of shareholders. The Board seeks to identify candidates with appropriate skills, knowledge and experience to contribute with effective direction of the SOS, who can exercise an independent and informed judgment on matters which come to the Board and who are free of any business or other relationship that may interfere with the exercise of that individual judgment.

Mr Morecome Mumba

Board Chairperson

Mr Morecome Mumba

Board Chairperson

Mr. Morecome Mumba is a passionate Human Resources specialist with more than 20 years of industry experience. With a good mix of skills in Human Resources, project management, procurement, strategic decision making, coaching and mentoring at senior level in ZESCO limited and attachment exposures at Volvo and Swedpowere in Sweden Trustee Mumba brings a wealth of relevant top level management, strategic and governance expertise to SOS.

Ms. Monica Chisela

Vice Board Chair

Ms. Monica Chisela

Vice Board Chair

Ms Monica Mulenga Chisela is a Corporate Executive with more than twenty years of industry experience. She has strong customer care and marketing orientation with excellent research, communication skills, leadership skills and strong strategic decision-making skills. Keen interest in understanding core business and values of SOS work are some of the attributes that Trustee Chisela brings to contribute to relevant policy strategic perspectives of SOS CV Zambia Board.

Mr. Elias N Mpondela

Treasurer

Mr. Elias N Mpondela

Treasurer

Mr Elias Mpondela has vast experience in leading, resuscitating, transforming and creating value for organizations. He has been a Chief Executive Officer, managed Executive Positions, and Chaired a Board of Directors of Shelter Afrique. He has sat on Board Committees of Energy Regulations Board, Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation and Evelyn Hone College, and currently chairs the Board of Directors of Mpulungu Habour. With capacity to visualize, innovate, create and initiate clear visionary leadership, Trustee Mpondela supports the SOS CV Zambia Board in many ways including linkages promotion and entrepreneurial leadership, among others.

Jordon Bimwell Theu

Trustee

Jordon Bimwell Theu

Trustee

Mr. Jordon Binwell Theu is an advocate in civil and criminal matters, employment and labour law, land law, corporate and business law, Administrative and human resources law, social security and pension's administration, property assignments, lease and general property management, company Secretarial services, corporate governance, he is familiar with government approval systems, making contracts and obtaining information, debt collection and contract drafting. He has worked as Secretary to the national pensions Scheme Authority for 16 years and currently pursuing a private business. Trustee Theu brings invaluable legal advisory support and guidance to SOS CV Zambia board.

Mr. John Zulu

Institutional Trustee

Mr. John Zulu

Institutional Trustee

Mr John Zulu is currently employed as Director of Child Development in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Child Development (MYSCD), advising Government on Child and other related polices, recommending legal amendment related to children and young people, research on matters related to young people, coordination of programmes related to young people, reporting obligation on conventions and treaties for Children, budgeting and Advocacy on rights of young people. Having spearheaded formulation of several policies, plans of action, and studies on children and State Party reports on UNCRC and ACRWC, Trustee Zulu is critical in assisting SOS CV Zambia with accountability and guided dispensation of board fiduciary duties.

Mr. Alfred Chirwa

Trustee

Mr. Alfred Chirwa

Trustee

Alfred Chirwa is a committed management strategy, communications, marketing and business consultant with a proven ability to effectively evaluate, organise and prioritise work within an overall project schedule. Trustee Chirwa has massive experience and expertise in strategy and leadership, Business development, marketing and communication, customer service, effective leadership and has demonstrated invaluable influence in school management for SOS Children's villages Zambia.

Mrs. Margaret Mwila Kasoma

Trustee

Mrs. Margaret Mwila Kasoma

Trustee

Margret Mwila Kasoma is a trained therapist/ supervisor in trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy with the Boston University, and trained supervisor with John Hopkins University. She holds a Diploma in General counselling, areas of concentration are Child and adult intervention methods, conventional and traditional counselling. Trustee Kasoma brings to SOS CV Zambia invaluable contributions in areas of psychosocial support and healthcare, which are community suited, training in counselling and management of community development programs.

Dr Chiara Chiumya

Trustee

Dr Chiara Chiumya

Trustee

Chiara Chiumya has over 24 years professional experience, the last years as an independent consultant in the financial sector, approximately 17 years with the Bank of Zambia, 2 years with the University of Pretoria, one year as an Audit senior at Pricewaterhouse Coopers and one year as a management trainees at Meridian BIAO Bank limited. Trustee Chiumya brings great contribution to the SOS CV Zambia having served on a number of boards, notably the Zambia South Africa Business forum (Volunteer basis), the Sudanese Microfinance Development facility, Microfinance Zambia limited, the risk board committee of Atlas Mara Bank and the Standards and Regulatory Board of the Council of the Zambia institute of the Certified Accountants.

Mr Joseph Nankaanga

Trustee

Mr Joseph Nankaanga

Trustee

Joseph Nakaanga is the founder of Citimop Limited, a waste management and cleaning Services Company, which was established in 1999. AT present, the company has four franchise agreements with local councils for waste management, has over 180 employees, and is present in ten towns of Zambia. Trustee Nankaanga, who has been awarded by the Zambia Institute of chartered Accountants and the Institute of Directors as being the CEO of the year in entrepreneurship for having established and grown Citimop Limited, brings to the SOS CV Zambia Board the much-needed expertise in the duties of prudence.

Mr Adern S. Nkandela

Ex-Officio And National Director

Mr Adern S. Nkandela

Ex-Officio And National Director

Mr Adern S. Nkandela is a Development Economist and has previously served in top leadership, management and technical positions in various development and philanthropy organisations at pan African and Southern African level. Most recently, he worked at Nelson Mandela Children's Fund and African Grantmakers Network (now the African Philanthropy Network). Nkandela's track of work in governance, philanthropy, sustainable livelihoods, child development, community development, SMEs, M&E, research as well as Ex-Officio Board membership brings invaluable expertise to SOS CV Zambia.

Mr Cetty Misale

Ex-Officio And Financial Controller

Mr Cetty Misale

Ex-Officio And Financial Controller

Mr. Cetty Misale is an experienced Finance and Administration professional with proven skills in business improvement processes and macro-economic analysis. Particularly strong in building on what works well and addressing key issues, quickly bringing about sound and rapid transformation to improve company operations and financial performance. SOS CV Zambia values his contribution in financial management, analytical analysis, ratio analysis and financial modelling.