US Trustees

Send a Cow US is governed by a board of Trustees who bring together a wide range of skills and experience.

  • Robyn Davis Sekula

    Chair of US Board of Trustees

    Robyn Davis Sekula is a public relations, marketing and social media consultant and speaker who lives in New Albany, Indiana. She primarily consults with non-profit organizations and businesses in communications, social media, public relations. She joined the US Board of Trustees in 2016, visiting farmers in western Kenya in 2016.

  • Douglas Smith

    Douglas Smith is the Managing Partner of Stornoway Advisors, a business and government consulting firm working with policy makers, start-ups, and high-performing NGOs. He has more than twenty years of product innovation, program implementation, and public policy.

  • McGrath Thomas

    McGrath Thomas has more than 30 years of experience in international development and providing transformational leadership to international organisations. As U.S Peace Corps Country Director in three Africa countries she managed the country program supporting health and HIV/AIDS, educations, economic development, water and sanitation and youth development.

  • Paul Stuart

    Paul qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young before spending over 20 years in international business. During this time he developed partnerships in a number of different countries whilst leading an international publisher. He lived and volunteered with an international NGO in Mozambique for a year and joined Send a Cow in 2013 where he has overall responsibility of the organisation and its 250 staff based in the UK and Africa.

  • Martin Geake

    Martin Geake was CEO of Send a Cow from 2000 to 2014. Previously he lived in East and Southern Africa for 20 years working in rural development and management. He is now leading a new charity, Grow for Life, that provides horticultural therapy for people struggling in life.

  • Peter Hinton

    Peter has over 30 years of commercial and private equity experience in the UK and Africa.

    He works with impact investors in sub-Saharan Africa and tutors on the Oxford Impact Investment Programme where he is an associate fellow at Said Business School.