When Kathy Ku spent a summer in Uganda she was struck by the lack of access to safe water. Convinced change was necessary, she teamed up with fellow Harvard student John Kye to form SPOUTS of Water in 2012.

Our Team

Kathy Ku


Kathy holds a B.S. in Cellular and Molecular Biology and an M.S. in Engineering Science from Harvard University. She worked at BCG and Mckinsey & Company before heading productions at SPOUTS.

John Kye


John studied Economics at Harvard University before moving to Uganda in 2014 to head the Sales & Marketing Team.

Maya Bretzius


Maya attended Brown University and worked with The Boston Consulting Group  before joining SPOUTS to lead Operations.

James Muwanguzi

Production Manager

James has a BSc. Mechanical Engineering from Makerere University. Has worked with Civil Aviation Authority, Genco Engineering Company(u) Ltd, Vision Group and John Lugendo and Co. Ltd before joining SPOUTS.

Rebecca Liebschutz

Sales Manager

Rebecca studied Economics and Environmental Studies at the University of Michigan. She researched agriculture in rural India during her undergraduate studies.

Michale Goldberger

Marketing Manager

Mimi studied both electrical engineering and business administration at UPenn. She worked in Rwanda to promote STEM among girls before joining SPOUTS.

Paul Matovu

Social Programs Manager

Paul attended Makerere University and worked for Caritas before leading SPOUTS social programs. Paul is also the head of IDEAS Uganda.

Moses Okeny


Moses holds a B.S in Accounting & finance from Kyambogo University, and worked for Platinum credit Ltd. before joining SPOUTS.

Partner With Us

SPOUTS works with a variety of partners, from NGOs to local retailers. If you would like to partner with us on an existing initiative or have a new initiative please get in touch. Check out some of our current partners below.

Software Partners

Thanks to our software partners that help us reach our mission.

Join Us

SPOUTS is always looking to expand our team. Reach out to us for volunteer and career opportunities. Also check out our intern postings on AIESEC.

Contact Us

+256 77 161 4847

SPOUTS Head Office
Plot 2 Delhi Gardens
Old Kampala

SPOUTS Factory
Entebbe Road, Near Seguku Busiro
Block 376, 895, Wasiko, Uganda

P.O. Box 12042
Kampala, UG