About Us

Fresh Life works with municipalities and urban residents to develop and scale safe, citywide inclusive and financially sustainable sanitation solutions in fast growing cities starting with Nairobi and Kisumu in Kenya.

Our innovative solutions are designed to suit the realities of today’s cities, which are densely populated and heavily built up, particularly in low-income areas.

Lindsay Stradley

Co-founder and Executive Director

Lindsay leads the organization’s overall strategy to scale Fresh Life’s sanitation model globally.

Anthony Mulinge

Managing Director

Anthony leads Fresh Life’s work in Kenya, building an unparalleled team to deliver our sanitation products and services.

Loiuse Couder

Director of Partnerships

Louise is in charge of strengthening Fresh Life's financial sustainability, increasing our grant revenue, and strategically growing our partners base.

Meltus Mugomi

New Cities

Meltus leads Fresh Life work in new cities in Kenya, starting with Kisumu and Eldoret.

Nancy Ngao

Government Affairs, Policy & Advocacy

Nancy is in charge of building and maintaining strategic relationships with key stakeholders at Kenya’s national & county government.

Titus Kuria

Nairobi Growth

Titus is responsible for the expansion of Fresh Life in Nairobi.

Muthoni Njeru – Wandaka


Muthoni is responsible for executing Fresh Life’s HR strategies to optimize human capital contribution. She leads employee relations too to provide a work environment that continuously adds value to all our stakeholders.

Wali Mwalungongo

Citywise, Partnering with Cities

Wali is in charge of the development and implementation of Citywise’s strategy for long-term partnerships with municipalities seeking to plan for and implement citywide inclusive sanitation.

Patrick Lang’at


Patrick is in charge of building our Fresh Life network in Nairobi. He develops the sales and credit management strategies for the company’s continued growth plan.

Joseph Githinji

Nairobi Operations

Joseph leads all Fresh Life operations in Nairobi, including customer experience and retention.

Lorine Arodi


Lorine is in charge of developing and implementing robust marketing strategies to drive market growth, customer retention and top-notch customer experience within the Fresh Life network.

Florence Mwikali

Operations, Kisumu

Florence leads Fresh Life operations in Kisumu.

Ruthie Rosenberg


Ruthie leads our advisory arm Citywise, which consults for cities, private sector, NGOs, and research organizations on development of products and systems for safe sanitation.

obin Farnworth Talent Development

Robin Farnworth

Talent Development

Robin builds a culture of collaboration, excellence, creativity and continuous learning among Fresh Life employees.

Elizabeth Mururi


Elizabeth drives Fresh Life's brand and communications strategy for engagement with external partners, funders and the media.

Serafina Buzby


Serafina leads the Advisory Services function and manages the design and delivery of research and consulting projects that build tools and generate insights to enable data-driven decision making for inclusive sanitation.

Samantha Gikuhi


Samantha is responsible for grant management as well as identifying and building relationships with Fresh Life funders and partners.

Haroon Dawood


Haroon leads our strategic projects team, which focuses on replicating the Fresh Life model outside Kenya and increasing the sustainability of our services through revenue-generating activities.

Nicholas Kiama


Nicholas has overall responsibility for finance, accounting and business risk management at Fresh Life.

Waringa Kamau

Chief of Staff

Waringa works directly with the Executive Director and in close coordination with Fresh Life's senior leadership team to drive focus and track progress of critical cross-cutting strategic projects.

Rose Kavuli

Operations, Eldoret

Rose leads our operations in Eldoret

Grace Gitau

Government Relations

Grace is in charge of government relations operations and community engagements in our Nairobi areas of operation, enhancing relations and alignment with local government officials and community leaders.

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Misheck Mwamba

Operations, Lusaka

Misheck leads our operations in Lusaka, Zambia

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Colette Eustace Citywise Consulting Advisory Services

Colette Eustace

Citywise Advisory Services

Colette manages a team of consultants to design integrated solutions that appropriately and cost-effectively address various cities’ sanitation challenges.

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Lauren Harroff Trondsen Citywise Consulting, Research & Learning

Dr. Lauren Harroff Trondsen

Citywise, Research & Learning

Lorine is in charge of developing and implementing robust marketing strategies to drive market growth, customer retention and top-notch customer experience within the Fresh Life network.

James Nguyo IT

James Nguyo


James builds IT systems for scale.

Neil MacLeod Board Chair

Neil MacLeod

Board Chair

Consultant and retired Head of Water and Sanitation, eThekwini Water and Sanitation

Bart Burstein Board Member

Bart Burstein

Board Member

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Pace Able Foundation

Madhur (Muddy) Ramrakha Board Member

Madhur (Muddy) Ramrakha

Board Member

Director of iJenga, Co-founder, Kenya Green Building Society, and former Executive Director at J.P. Morgan

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Amandla Ooko-Ombaka Board Member

Amandla Ooko-Ombaka

Board Member

Associate Partner, McKinsey

Robert Gakubia Board member

Robert Gakubia

Board Member

Director, Blackburn Associates Ltd and former CEO, Water Services Regulatory Board (WASREB)

Lindsay Stradley

Board Member

Executive Director and Co-Founder, Fresh Life

Pascale Guiffant Board Member

Pascale Guiffant

Board Member

Founder at Vetea, and former Deputy VP, Sustainable Development at SUEZ

Kariuki Mugo Board Member

Kariuki Mugo

Board Member

Director of WASH Sector Support, Water & Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP)

Dennis MWANZA,

Board Member

Chief of Party of a USAID funded Afia WASH project in South Sudan.

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