Our Team

Village Impact was founded by Amy & Stu McLaren in 2006.
Our staff and board include a variety of on-the-ground workers and advisors.

Amy McLaren


Carey Leader

Operations Manager

Elidah Wakanyi

School Counselor

Irene Natia

VICDA, Kenya NGO Partner

Philip James de Vries

Web Developer

Philip Muigah

Ground Rep

Sam Wangunyu

Ground Rep

Stu McLaren


Our Board of Directors

Amy McLaren


Braden Douglas

Founding Partner, CREW Marketing Partners

Collette Brunson

Board Member

David Frey

Founder of FitHealthy

Ellyn Bader

Ph.D, Founder of The Couples Institute

Jeremy Laidlaw

CEO, Robin Hood Technology

Nancy McKen

Bookkeeper, Liquid Line Inc.