Executives


David Posey
President, Director
has been a member of the Idaho State Bar since 1973. David has a JD from Texas Tech University and a BS degree in Mathematics from Montana State University. David also handles legal matters for Operation Upendo, maintains the website, and is the personal assistant to the Founder.

Darrell Kammer, MD
Vice President, Director
is a licensed ENT Otolaryngologist and the owner of Idaho Ear, Nose and Throat in Nampa, Idaho. Dr. Kammer graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Kammer travelled to Honduras on a medical mission in 2002 and to Tanzania, Africa twice in 2012.

Lucy Rodriguez
Secretary/Treasurer, Director, Founder
is retired and committed full-time to Operation Upendo. In 2009, Lucy left her job as a real estate agent to realize her dream of helping the poorest of the poor in the nation of Tanzania. Lucy has held various positions in office administration as well as volunteer positions with several non-profit organizations. Lucy has spent more than three years on the ground in tanzania.