Rose serves as the Executive Director for WRA Uganda. Previously, she worked with EngenderHealth as a country lead during which she was actively involved with the What Women Want campaign and is a passionate advocate for WRA’s approaches. Prior to this, she was greatly involved in advocacy and promotion of safe motherhood with Amref Health Africa and also been engaged in a number of research projects with the Makerere University, School of Public Health, in a bid to promote use-friendly algorithms for maternal and child health including HIV in resource-limited settings.
Rose is a medical doctor with an MPH and has worked extensively on reproductive, maternal and newborn health and rights issues throughout Uganda. She has demonstrated management and leadership skills at both mid-level and senior level management working with complex programs addressing a variety of social and health issues including advocacy for restoration of the dignity of women and girls suffering from fistula.
Rose is a team builder and capable of leading and building high performing teams. She comes with skills in health system strengthening, strategic planning, program management & development, capacity building, advocacy, business development and public health. She commits to excellence and maintaining values of the organization.