Our Team

Jim Nduruchi

Founder & Director

Since starting Rise Up Society in 2011, Jim has been the voice behind the camera in hundreds of YouTube videos that have served to educate thousands of viewers about the plight of jigger victims.


Shadrack Owiti

Office & Field Manager

Shadrack oversees the different Care Teams, and organizes jigger removal field clinics in schools and other areas in western Kenya. He is in charge of follow up visits to homes of jigger victims..


Bethuel Matunda

Shipment Receiving Manager

Bethuel offers insight, words of encouragement and insures that all is in order in way of supplies, and that supporters are informed about the important field work of Rise Up.


Patricia Rop

Video Editor

Patricia is the Video Editor for or all of Rise Up Society’s educational videos. Patricia's work with Rise Up’s educational videos has helped in its ever growing success on YouTube.


Vicki Olson

Rise Up Administrator

Vicki embraces core values of integrity, her sense of fairness and experience makes her a valuable source for both Rise Up’s Care Teams and supporters.


Aaron Masinde


Aron devotes his time to systematizing the financial operating structure of Rise Up, ensuring both efficiency and flawless accountability.