Friends of Angaza Nuru Inc. (EIN 92-0460454) is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the I.R.S.  Our governing documents, conflict of interest policy, and financial statements are available upon request; please contact our Secretary, Nathaniel Jennette at outreach@friendsofangazanuru.org if you would like copies of any of our documents.

Board of Directors

Nancy Loudermilk, Board Chair

Nancy has been a supporter and member of the FAN team since its beginning.  She was able to take part in the Journey to Kenya 2 in 2018 and is anxiously awaiting JTK3 in June 2023 when her husband, Jon, will accompany the travel team.  Nancy’s background is in the world of compliance and regulatory work in the auto auction arena.  She has recently retired and believes that God has called her to her role as heading up the Educational goals FAN has set.

Lisa Witten, Vice Chair

Lisa has been a partner with Angaza Nuru since 2012 and has gone to Kenya three times and continues to build partnerships with the people in Bodoi. She has an extensive compliance and regulatory background in the healthcare field.  As Vice Chair, Lisa plays a vital role in shaping the strategic direction of Friends of Angaza Nuru and ensuring the fulfillment of our mission.

Nathaniel Jennette, Secretary

Nathaniel has been a member of the FAN Board since January 2024, and a supporter since 2022.  Nathaniel works as an engineer in the healthcare sector to help hospitals save energy and maintain compliance. As FAN Secretary, Nathaniel is responsible for communications and keeping all Board minutes as well as maintaining a copy of all FAN legal documents.

Laura Rottmann Bradford, Treasurer

Laura has been a faithful supporter of FAN’s mission since 2012, and along with her wife Cat Bradford has helped sponsor the education of many children in Bodoi.  Laura’s background includes experience in entrepreneurship and business management.  As FAN Treasurer, Laura prepares the monthly financial reports and tracks all funds coming in and going out of the organization. Feel free to contact Laura at treasurer@friendsofangazanuru.org with any questions about financials, payments or donations.

Judy Achieng, Director and Founder

Judy Achieng is the founder of Angaza Nuru.  After learning of the poverty and lack of resources of the people in Bodoi, Kenya, where her father was a pastor, Judy started the ministry in the U.S. in 2011.  Since its inception, Judy has been an instrumental member of the Angaza Nuru U.S. Steering Committee at Priest Lake Presbyterian Church, and is now a member of the Friends of Angaza Nuru Board of Directors. Judy’s role as a FAN ambassador includes building relationships to further the mission and serving as a liaison to ministry leaders in Kenya.

Candid Profile

Friends of Angaza Nuru is proud to be listed as a Gold Transparency non-profit with Candid (GuideStar).