Citizens Initiative is led by a Board of Directors that is distributed across the world. The Board is made up of people who share the belief that every human being deserves a dignified life with opportunity.
Dr Tinashe C. Johnson
Tinashe was born and raised in Zimbabwe, and came to the United States in 1999. Her longstanding humanitarian values made her want to use dentistry as a service to underserved populations. Once she became a licensed general dentist in 2010, she started conducting collaborative dental outreaches, primarily in rural Zimbabwe, but also to Haiti, South Africa, Bangladesh and Guatemala. Now based in Bermuda, Tinashe enjoys traveling extensively, enjoying the various foods and cultures with her husband, Jeremy, and their three wild-haired toddlers.
Sara is a married mom to four children. She is based in Canada. Her Family are her biggest supporters. She is a community organiser and philanthropist with a number of initiatives she has done to help vulnerable communities in Zimbabwe. "We all have something that makes us feel alive, a passionate pursuit that adds a little extra meaning to life,an activity that gives us a sense of fulfillment, of purpose, For me it is the love to help"
Lorine M Takaruza
Lorine M. TAKARUZA is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) who works in financial reporting compliance for a media and communications company in New York. She is passionate about social justice and empowerment. She currently lives in New Jersey with her 3 kids and is an avid runner and reader who also freelances as a writer
Chenayi is based in the the United Kingdom where she studied Development Economics to MSc level . After spending some years in the banking industry she moved into technology design which she currently does for a Magic Circle law firm. Outside of work she is a School Trust Governor for a University technical college in Salford and a church youth leader. Chenayi is a loving mum of 3 and wife.