Our people

We are proud to present you our MamaWise team.

Our daily team exists out of our midwives (Hawa, Sherifatu and Nuria) and managers (Lotte and Erin)

To achieve our mission and vision MamaWise is working together with experts in the field. Our advisory board exists of:

  • Dr. Solomon K. Gumanga (Obstetrics/ Gynaecology, MD, FWACS, FGCS)
  • Dr. Femke Matorwmasen -Akkermans (MD in Tropical Medicine and International Health)
  • Abiba S. Amadu (Former Deputy Director of Midwife Services at the Ghana Health Services)

Our board in the Netherlands exists of:

  • Lotte Bierhuizen, President (Nurse, health scientist and founder of the MamaWise Foundation)
  • Jessica Hendriks, Secretary (Medical anthropologist and project advisor at Healthcare for asylum seekers)
  • Nicolaas Bierhuizen, Treasurer (Retired optometrist with working experience in Ghana)