Meet the team

Founder & Director

Jerusha Govender2015-08-14 18.15.40 (MM-PDM, MPH) is a data creative and, monitoring and evaluation specialist with 8 years’ experience in public health and development management. She has worked in Angola, Brazil, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe. Jerusha has worked within Research, Monitoring and Evaluation units playing a central role in creating systems for data gathering, information management and knowledge sharing. She has worked extensively with developers of software and infrastructure to enhance management of projects as well as promote use of information for decision making and experiential sharing. She provides conceptual and creative direction to the Data Innovator team.

Lead Consultant

Dr Vuyi Skiti holds an MBA (Management Consuvuyilting) from the University Of Stellenbosch Business School.  She is trained in management, strategy, leadership and monitoring and evaluation.  She works closely with partners in government and the non-governmental sector to provide leadership and capacity building for the use of routine health information to manage and improve health care service delivery. She is experienced in designing and developing programme content for building capacity of health care managers.  She has been providing technical assistant to help health care mangers and staff to develop bold and innovative district implementation plans, pilot testing the plans, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the plans.