ChefAhmed-webAhmed M. Obo, President and Founder of Jambo Kids Foundation and the Jambo Kids Clinic in an effort to give back to the community that nurtured him. Ahmed is known in Santa Fe as being the Chef and Owner of Jambo Café, Jambo Hapa (a food truck), and Jambo Imports.


Janet Gotkin, Secretary

Mary Larson

Julie Martinez, MD

IMG_20160810_160004_577Janet Bailey owns and operates a small, national retail chain, Barbara’s Bookstores.  She is the author of three books, Chicago HousesKeeping Food Fresh and The Good Servant, a story of Los Alamos science and scientists.  She founded GrayWatch, a non-profit dedicated to medical information and assessment in New Mexico.  She is on the steering committee of ECO Magnet School.  She is married with four children and nine grandchildren.

richardpicRichard White, Treasurer, is a community minded individual, committed to making a difference.  He consults with area non-profit organizations and helps stage fund-raising events of varying sizes and themes.  Richard is an accomplished photographer and graphic designer providing professional services to local industries.  He earned a BBA from NMSU, majoring in Accounting, is a grief facilitator and board member at Gerard’s House.  Richard is honored and proud to be part of Jambo Kids Foundation.