Steven Revelian, is the founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of KARUDECA. He was born and raised in the Karagwe district in a village called Ihanda. He studied a Bachelor of Arts in Education, Linguistics and Literature at St. Augustine University of Tanzania and he worked as a teacher for a couple of years after graduating.
Steven founded KARUDECA because he wanted to serve his community in a different way. Whilst working as a teacher he could see that many students could not pay their school fees or buy school uniforms. He decided to develop KARUDECA to help people develop a sustainable income.
Steven loves his job because he can see how his efforts are transforming people’s lives in his community. In his free time, Steven enjoys reading books, especially novels, searching the internet
for opportunities, listening to music and spending time with his family.
Christian Pichler the new Technical Advisor from Horizont3000 has joined KARUDECA team this year. He holds a MA in Social and Cultural Anthropology and in Social Economy and Social Work.His main roles are to advise KARUDECA about organisational development and management techniques and ultimately enable KARUDECA to operate proffessionally and sustainably.
Grace is KARUDECAs new Program Coordinator. She holds a Bachelor in Commerce majoring in Accounting from the University of Dar es salaam. Before joining KARUDECA, Grace was interning with Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Science in Dar es salaam Tanzania.
Eud is KARUDECA part-time accountant. He holds an Ordinary diploma in accountancy from the College of Business Education (CBE), Dodoma Tanzania.
Jackline holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the St.Augustine University of Tanzania(SAUT) She is a project officer for KARUDECA.
Revitha is KARUDECA personal secretary and office care taker.
She holds a certificate in secretarial studies.
Geogrey is KARUDECAs watchman.
Sarah McWilliam is an International Volunteer from Scotland in the United Kingdom. She has been working with KARUDECA since the end of May 2018. Sarah completed her Master of Arts (MA) degree in Sociology from the University of Aberdeen (UK) in June of 2017. Currently, she is taking a year out before pursuing a Masters in International Development at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands in September. Previously, Sarah worked as a Team Leader for Volunteer Services Overseas (VSO) in Zambia on a project focusing on Sexual Reproductive Health. Her interests centre on promoting the rights of women and girls to move toward a more gender equal society for all.
Musonda is Zambian by nationality. He holds a bachelor degree in Industrial Electronics Engineering from the University of Copper belt in Zambia. He is helping KARUDECA with proposal development, Resource mobilization and social network updating.
Before joining KARUDECA, Musonda was a team leader with VSO- ICS project in Zambia.
Timo is currently doing his Master Degree in Business Information Systems at the University Duisburg-Essen-Germany. He is supporting Steven and Karudeca with this website.