Our dedicated Team from across the world.

 
 
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Kadiatou Fatima Sidibe

FOUNDER, CEO
 

Kadiatou was born and raised in Bamako, Republic of Mali by a single father.  She earned a Masters in Statistics and Economics from the Moscow University of Statistics and Economics in 1994, an MBA with concentration in Non Profit Organization Management from the George Washington University in 2008, and an MS in National Resource Strategy from the National Defense University in 2012.  She's served in the United States Navy as a Supply Corps Officer for the past 20 years.  She has always wanted to do something to help Malian orphans and vulnerable children, and founded A Child For All to materialize her dream.

 

Zoumana Bagayoko

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS, MALI

Zoumana Bagayoko has been managing ACFA’s operations in Mali since the organization’s inception in 2008. His responsibilities include: the center’s daily administrative management, implementing the Board of Director’s policies and reporting back to the Board on matters that require their input, managing finances and human resources, working closely with local partner organizations and official authorities. In addition to these responsibilities, Zoumana has been employed by the “Banque Atlantique” as a Cashier, since 2008. Moreover, he performs private consultations. He previously worked as Network Administrator for several enterprises such as Djom Consulting. Zou holds a Master’s degree in Information System Management from the University of Bamako and a Professional Certificate in Banking Technology.

 
 
 

US Staff and Volunteers

Teresa Jones
Administration and Operations Assistant

James Lomsdale
Grant Writer

Lauren Lomsdale
Social Media Volunteer

 
 

ACFA Mali Staff

 

Yacouba Togola
Assistant Director of Operations

Aïcha Coulibaly
"Mother" to the children

 

Aminata Diarra
Educational Assistant

Mariam Kampo
Cook and Cleaning Support

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Board of Directors

 

Lisa Savitt
Board Chair

Richard Davis

Hamallah Sidibe

Aissata Sow Thiam

Fattimata Mohamed Ali

M. Nickleson Battle, Jr.

Ruby Dia Headley

Marley Leitner