Jacqueline W. Kaphipa
C.E.O and Founder, Timiza DesignsTimiza Designs is a Tanzania brand, founded in 2014 by Jacqueline Kaphipa, She brings Timiza to life through passion and love, and with a strong desire to empower women and young girls, by giving them an opportunity to rely on themselves.
Michael Herman is the Operations Director (OD) for Timiza Designs, as well as Founder and Co-Artistic Director of The Outer Loop Theater Experience in the U.S. He and his wife Rachael are the creators of The Humanity Project, an arts-based initiative that helps support health care projects in Tanzania. Michael was born and raised in New York, and now spends most his time working in Zanzibar and Mloka.
Rachael Yoder is the Marketing Director (MD) for Timiza Designs, as well as Co-Artistic Director for The Outer Loop Theater Experience, alongside her Husband Michael. With The Outer Loop, Rachael manages U.S. operations of The Humanity Project, an arts-based initiative that helps support health care projects. She's also passionate about helping Tanzanian artists like Jacqueline Kaphipa reach a wider audience with their work.