Our People in Laos

Overview

The Abundant Water community is made up of people from all walks of life, working together, to refine, manufacture and disseminate our innovative clay pot water filter.   

The core of our Laos team is our project manager and potters.

Key Facts

ABUNDANT WATER’S LAOS IN-COUNTRY TEAM

 

PROGRAM MANAGER: Rob Stroud

 Rob is the Abundant Water Program Manager and joined us in 2015.  He brings year of  project management and WASH work experience from Latin America and Africa. Originally  from the UK, his educational background includes Anthropology and WASH.

 

 

 

 

MASTER POTTER: Nukham

NukhamNukham has been with us since the beginning in 2008.  She is a founding member of Abundant Water and our kiln master, and the years of pottery expertise she brings is invaluable.  Nukham is married and has 2 children and 1 grandchild.

 

 

 

 

TRAINER POTTER: Thai

ThaiThai has been with Abundant Water since 2013. She is rarely without a smile that brings serenity to the workplace and binds the Abundant Water family together. Importantly, Thai helps train new potters and assits in the monitoring and evaluation of our projects.  She is married and has a young son.

 

 

 

TRAINEE POTTER: Keo

KeoKeo is our latest addition to the Vientiane staff.  She started training as a potter in July 2013.  She is single and recently graduated from high school.  In the future, she plans to attend college and study banking.