Director of Technology Solutions
Over the past 12 years, Meshack has worked directly with disadvantaged populations, service providers, and partners to influence the adoption of technology towards achieving promotion, awareness, and access to essential services including health care, financial inclusion, youth and women’s empowerment. During this time he has moved through the ranks from technical assistant roles to senior management, all the while keeping pace with developing technologies and designing solutions that work directly at the community level to catalyze improvement of services and well-being. He has strong experience in research and design of innovations that add value to service delivery in the development sector, both at technical and managerial levels, having led cross-functional teams that deliver technology solutions in data management, learning and improvement of efficiencies in service delivery.
Meshack has worked actively with partners, governments and other stakeholders to develop and deploy innovations that create an impact in the management of service delivery as well as generating revenues. One of his career highlights was his work on the Mobile Jamii Afya Link (M-Jali) where he worked through ideation, development, roll-out, and scale. This application has revolutionized the management of community health information across areas such as health demographics, disease surveillance, control of non-communicable diseases, and attainment of health insurance coverage in Kenya, currently reaching over 1.6 million households and running as a self-sustaining social enterprise.