USADF Program Manager

Eileen Asukile Mwakisese is the USADF Program Manager for ADC Tanzania. She possesses a Master of Science in Accounting and Finance(2019) from Mzumbe University, a Bachelor of Economics and Finance (2014) from the Institute of Accountancy Arusha (IAA) and a Diploma in French language, DELF A1, Alliance Française Dar es Salaam (2011). She is highly competent in using QuickBooks, KPI, Ms Office, SPSS, Gisel,PPI and OCA.

Eileen holds qualifications and experiences of 8 years in Financial Management, Grants Management, Technology Fund Management, and Commercial micro-lending. She possesses extensive capability in Accounting for Projects, Project Monitoring and Evaluation, Administration and managing client relationships. Eileen has experience in working with marginalized groups after working for years to improve the livelihoods of the underserved communities in Tanzania. She is fluent in English and Swahili, and basic French. She has a passion for reading and travelling.


Business Development Officer

Adolph is the Business Development Officer of ADC Tanzania, the latest addition to the team. He holds a BSc Agronomy from SUA and Postgrad Diploma in Agriculture from Israel. On top of that he has a number of courses under his belt namely Accessing Halal Markets, Advocacy and Trade Reforms, Introduction to Resources Efficiency and Circular Production and Introduction to Corporate Social Responsibility. In addition to those he also did courses on Developing Sustainable Business Models for Business Support Organizations and Meeting Standards in the Agriculture Food Sector.

He also attended Project Risk Management from ESAMI University and Strategic Management from Copenhagen Business School.

Adolph has a breadth of knowledge and expertise in Agriculture related capacity building and sustainable Agriculture. He has a deep understanding on the challenges faced by SME’s particularly in the Agriculture sector. When he’s not glued with SME’s, he enjoys anything outdoorsy and active. He’s fluent in English and Swahili and elementary Hebrew.


Finance officer

Husna Swalehe Mkony is ADC Tanzania Finance Officer. She possesses a Bachelor degree in Accounting and Finance (2012) from the Mzumbe University in Tanzania. She is a member of National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA), currently pursuing her final CPA examinations. Husna is a high-end user of a number of accounting software that include QuickBooks, Tally ERP 9, MYOB, SAGE PASTEL. She has more than seven years of work experience in accounting and financial management functions. Husna is conversant with Tanzanian life by living and working in various places in the country and she is conversant in both Kiswahili and English.


Administration Officer

Emilia Magehema is an administrative officer at ADC Tanzania and responsible for overseeing the United States African Development Foundation (USADF) administrative operations of the country program. She has a background in Economics, Finance and Investment with extra skills of sales and marketing. For 5 years now, Emilia has demonstrated effective business communication, planning and projects management especially in the areas of Agriculture.