Team Tanzania

Sandra Kliegelhoefer

Founder and Shelter Manager

Sandra Kliegelhoefer, a nurse by profession, who worked for a German based animal rescue group is managing the current kennels and has trained 3 local staff as dog handlers. Her passion for dogs has saved many dogs life’s.
Sandra Kliegelhoefer

Amoni

Animal Handler

Our ‘dog handler’ and -walker, puppy-spoiler, food giver. He is just fantastic, unbelievable patient and even the most scared dog will trust him after a day. We count our self’s very lucky to have found such a wonderful person for Mbwa Wa Africa.
Amoni

Jens Fissenebert

Administration and Project Coordination

Jens Fissenebert, who did his apprentice ship as industrial businessman and worked in the logistics of an international company in Germany. Next to being the best bottle feeder he is responsible for the project coordination of Mbwa Wa Africa.
Jens Fissenebert

Maureen Dumser

Head of Education

Maureen Dumser, a retired teacher from the USA, her love for children and animals alike is an ideal combination to run our education program in a  developing country where animal welfare is hardly touched subject.
Maureen Dumser

Philbert

Enviroment and Animal Handler

Philberti is with us already for many years. He helps with and is looking after our  ‘private’ dogs – which are quite a pack – and knowing all the ins and outs, he is the joker and will jump in whenever more hands are needed.
Philbert

Judith Singibala

Education

Judith joined our Mission Rabies Campaign in January 2016 as a volunteer and never left…She is now teaching our animal welfare curriculum together with Maureen. Her passion for teaching and love to animals make her a perfect match for this position
Judith Singibala

William

Watchman

Willam, our night watchman, who is watching over the peaceful sleep of everybody.
William

Mama Sande

Housekeeper

Mama Sande is responsible for the kennels, meaning not only cleanness, but so much more like fresh water everyday, clean dog beds and blankets, organizing the store..