Sara Gaudon, Executive Director  |  LinkedIn

Sara brings over 10 years of project management experience to her consulting work with LogicalOutcomes, including 1.5 years immersed in District Health Information System (DHIS2). Sara coordinates teams from around the globe to assess organizational requirements, provide online training and coaching, support configuration and hosting, test data collection, and create reports and dashboards.  In less than a year under Sara’s leadership, LogicalOutcomes has implemented five ‘Quick Starts’ for international NGOs, reaching field teams in Canada, Africa and Asia.

Sara is listed as a DHIS2 expert for North America on the new ‘DHIS2 Knowledge Repository.’ She has a background in project management and a degree in International Development. As Executive Director of LogicalOutcomes, Sara oversees business administration, supports the recruitment and on-boarding of new consultants, leads online marketing, and process improvement.

Areas of expertise: project management, research and analysis, training and facilitation, DHIS2 configuration and coaching, online media

Prosper Behumbiize  

Prosper is a Global DHIS2 Implementer with Global HISP (Department of Informatics, University of Oslo) based HISP Uganda. Prosper has over 13 years experience working with Health Information Systems while working with US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Uganda together with researchers, international organizations and Ministries of Health globally. Prosper is a member of the global DHIS2 expert community.

He currently supports: DHIS2 requirements gathering and field testing; training local, regional and global implementers at DHIS2 academies; ongoing DHIS2 global implementations in countries and partners of University of Oslo to customize, train and provide general guidance.

Betania Calderon  |   LinkedIn

Betania is a Project Management Professional (PMP) certified and a member of Project Management Institute with over 16 years of IT experience in different roles such as Quality Assurance, Business Analyst, Project Manager and Team leader. She has been exposed to telecommunications, IT, healthcare, business development, and other industries, where she has gained substantial global skills and understanding about working with cross-functional teams on project implementation and technology analysis.

Betania holds a Postgraduate degree in Project Management from Universidad de Leon, Spain and a Master Degree in Health Information Management from the Millennia Atlantic University, in Miami, where she is located.

As a consultant to LogicalOutcomes, she has been working in a variety of projects, including but not limited to requirements gathering, designing user experience, creating planning projects and handling day to day activities to maintain the schedule of the project.

Areas of expertise: Project Management, Business Analysis, Quality Assurance, Software Implementation

Rafael Capdevielle  | LinkedIn

Rafael Capdevielle is a full stack web developer, with a computer science degree and 10 years of professional experience in software development. He specializes in systems architecture and software development.
As a consultant to LogicalOutcomes, Rafael works on the development of custom web platforms, system integration and the development of an open source metadata registry based on Aristotle.

Areas of expertise: Web Development, Indicator Registry, Internal Auditing, Data Security, Sysadmin.

Georgi Chakarov, CIA  |  LinkedIn 

Georgi Chakarov

Georgi is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and member of the Institute of Internal Auditors. Based in Bulgaria, Georgi brings years of professional experience as an internal and financial auditor, working with European companies across industries (manufacturing, retail, energy, transportation, services, construction, IT), making recommendations to eliminate violations and deficiencies.

As a consultant to LogicalOutcomes, Georgi works on DHIS2 ‘quick start’ projects, contributing to capturing requirements, system configuration, project management, and as a trainer and coach. He is also taking a lead role with Dr. Kerr in methods to identify valid indicators, describing metadata, and developing an open source metadata registry. With his internal auditing skill, Georgi led the development of data security policies and processes used by LogicalOutcomes.

Areas of expertise: DHIS2, indicator registry, financial auditing, internal auditing, risk assessment, data security, program review 

Clouds On Mars  

Clouds On Mars has passion and experience in the field of data visualization, Business Intelligence and Machine Learning built on Microsoft technologies. They provide services to companies and non-profit organizations from the United States, Europe and Asia with speed and unparalleled business, analytical, technical and visual quality. They work with the leaders of the Fortune 500 CPG list, global financial companies and technological leaders in advanced analytics, with clients located across the globe. In both off-site and on-site setups, Clouds On Mars solutions are used by Sales, Legal, HR, Market Research, Finance and Marketing divisions within a client’s organization, solving problems using data science, Power BI, Flow and Power Apps.

Clouds On Mars combines modern IT solutions and business experience creating new opportunities to solve human problems and change the way organizations operate and grow. Clouds on Mars is passionate about transforming the world with IT. 

Brian Cugelman, Ph.D.  |  Brian’s website  |  LinkedIn 

Brian CugelmanSince 1997, Brian has built an extensive career in social mobilization, digital engagement, and program evaluation. Brian obtained his Ph.D. in Online Social Marketing with the Statistical Cybermetrics Research Group, a world-leading Internet research team. He obtained his Masters in Business and Computers.

He is published in JMIR, the world’s top e-health journal. The United Nations General Assembly has recognized the impact of his digital campaigning work. He has been invited to act as an expert advisor for the World Anti-Doping Agency, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, and the annual International Conference on Persuasive Technology. Even the Pentagon invited Brian to present his research on persuasive design to the Cyber Influence Project.

Areas of expertise: program evaluation, online research, analytics, statistical research, scientific-grade research, digital marketing, persuasive technology, online technology

Alberta Johnson, Project Manager  |  LinkedIn ORCID

Alberta brings her experience of working within non-profit fundraising and community organizing to her role at LogicalOutcomes.  After obtaining her double major in Microbiology and Women’s and Gender Studies from the University of Manitoba, she became the youngest president of the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba (PCWM).  Working with a dedicated group of volunteers and a network of provincial non-profits to affect policy, she engaged new generations in intergenerational dialogue and facilitated issue-based educational events.  She has also participated at the national level through the National Council of Women of Canada and has had the privilege of attending and presenting at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. She is currently studying Public Administration at Ryerson University. 

Within LogicalOutcomes, Alberta is managing the Service Information System (SIS), a subscription-based evaluation service for non-profits.

Chintan Mehta  |   Knowarth Technologies   |   LinkedIn

Chintan Mehta is the co-founder at KNOWARTH Technologies, and heads Cloud/RIMS/DevOps. He has rich progressive experience in Systems and Server Administration of Linux, AWS Cloud, DevOps, RIMS, and Server Administration on Open Source Technologies. He is also an AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Associate.

Chintan’s vital role during his career in Infrastructure and Operations has also included Requirement Analysis, Architecture design, Security design, High-availability and Disaster recovery planning, Automated monitoring, Automated deployment, Build processes to help customers, performance tuning, infrastructure setup and deployment, and application setup and deployment. He has also been responsible for setting up various offices at different locations, with fantastic sole ownership to achieve Operation Readiness for the organizations he had been associated with.

He headed Managed Cloud Services practices with his previous employer and received multiple awards in recognition of very valuable contributions made to the business of the group. He also led the ISO 27001:2005 implementation team as a joint management representative. Chintan has authored MySQL 8 for BigData, Mastering Apache Solr 7.x, MySQL 8 Administrator’s Guide, and Hadoop Backup and Recovery Solutions, and has reviewed Liferay Portal Performance Best Practices and Building Serverless Web Applications.

He has a Diploma in Computer Hardware and Network from a reputed institute in India.

Eric Munyambabazi  

Eric brings 10 years experience as Information and Communication Technology (ICT) professional and Trainer, including experience as Management Information System specialist, Monitoring and Evaluation specialist, systems analyst, and Computer systems programmer. Eric is a member of the East African HISP programs and the global DHIS2 expert community.

As a consultant with LogicalOutcomes, Eric is leading the development of applications to support data import, working across teams to manage development, testing, and training.

Areas of expertise: Health Information Systems, health informatics, systems design, data analysis

Janet Murray, MA, CE  |  LinkedIn

Janet is a credentialed professional evaluator with strong analytical, managerial and communication skills. For over 25 years, she has worked in planning, implementing, monitoring and evaluating community-based social development, financial capability, employment and economic development programs with public benefit organizations, funders and government agencies, both in Canada and internationally.

Janet has extensive experience evaluating complex, partnership-based, multi-site initiatives. She is particularly interested in facilitating collaborative learning and developmental evaluations grounded in a theory of change, solid performance metrics, and a range of quantitative and qualitative outcomes evaluation methods.

Janet specializes in evaluation coaching, working with managers and funders of programs to develop affordable and effective evaluation strategies. She builds organizational capacity to integrate outcomes thinking into programming, with the aim of strengthening practice and improving results.

Stephen Ocaya  |  LinkedIn

Stephen Ocaya is a Computer Scientist and a Software Engineer with thorough hands-on experience in solid software development life cycles embedded within the health sector and beyond. With more than 10 years of solid software engineering experience including strong analytical skills and a broad range of computer proficiency in major health information systems (DHIS2, OpenMRS, iHRIS, Dashboards, and other custom software), Stephen offers an excellent problem solving ability to grasp complex systems requirements, identify opportunities for improvements and resolve critical issues. Stephen is a supportive, enthusiastic and an effective team player dedicated to streamlining processes and efficiently resolving project issues. A leader, skilled in enlisting the support of all team members in aligning with project and organizational goals.

Areas of Expertise:  Key Health Information Systems including DHIS2, iHRIS, OpenMRS, Situation Room, and Management Dashboards, SMS Integration with external systems using Kannel SMS Gateway, SMPP, Data Warehousing, Analytics and Management Dashboards designs, Multiple Systems Programming Languages including Python, Java, OOP PHP, C#, PDO, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, MS Lightswitch, LimeSurvey, CommCare, Hibernate, etc., Systems & Database Administration, Management, Design & Implementation using core DMBS like MSSQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc., Version Controls (Git and SVN), Solid Project Management, Server Administration and Linux Operating Systems, Professional Client Support and Training on Information systems use, Systems Integration and Web Services using RESTful Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), Data Analysis using SPSS, Epi Info, Tableau, STATA, Microsoft PowerBI

Kristiyan Panayotov, Environmental Scientist   |  LinkedIn

Kristiyan is an Environmental scientist who holds a M.Sc. degree from the University of Copenhagen (KU) and is currently working on his PhD. His professional experience includes GIS services, laboratory analyses/experiments, EU law and policy implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) system configuration and data modelling.

Kristiyan has been consulting for LogicalOutcomes for over two years and his work is closely related to DHIS2 implementation. His responsibilities include capturing requirements, system configuration, GIS services, report and analyses and training. In order to build a DHIS2 system, Kristiyan is working within international teams which are based in North America, Europe, Africa and Asia.

Areas of expertise: Geographical Information Systems (GIS); Sustainable Development; DHIS2 Implementation; Environmental Planning; Climate Change, Biochemistry

Nicholas Santillo  |  LinkedIn

Nicholas Santillo

Nicholas is an educator, performer, producer and project manager who has worked in the creative, academic and non-profit sectors for over eight years.  He specializes in using storytelling to facilitate learning, especially across diverse cultures and backgrounds. In this capacity Nicholas has taught and lectured on theatre and traditional Beijing Opera at Concordia University and produced several instructional video series and podcasts.

In the non-profit sector Nicholas is developing and managing the online DHIS2 curriculum for LogicalOutcomes.  He produces video content to enhance and support interactive online learning sessions, and facilitates the development of evaluation frameworks that can be implemented within the District Health Information Software (DHIS2).

Christine Yip  |  LinkedIn

Christine is a seasoned project manager and an organizational effectiveness practitioner, with a keen interest and passion for applying her skills to improve the social conditions of communities at home and abroad. She has almost 10 years of experience designing, implementing and evaluating interventions aimed at improving individual and organizational outcomes.  She has held management positions at Accenture and KPMG’s management consulting practices and has worked as a social policy research for two think tanks, the Mowat Centre out of University of Toronto and The Centre for Analysis and Social Exclusion (CASE) out of the London School of Economics. 
Christine holds a Masters of Arts in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Guelph and a Masters of Science in Social Policy and Planning from the London School of Economics.