Matthew LeBreton leads Mosaic's efforts to support government, NGOs and private sector to implement projects and programs. He has been working on research, institutional development and training programs in Cameroon for over 15 years. He has a broad experience in planning and executing research protocols, designing and implementing trainings and workshops and putting in place sustainable technology transfer. Matthew has successfully led programs focusing on biodiversity, landscape management, public health, community engagement, biosecurity and infrastructure development. He has authored close to 100 scientific papers, two books on fauna of Cameroon and has also worked in numerous other central and west African countries and in Asia and Australia.
Brice is responsible for financial affairs at Mosaic, he is in charge of accounting, taxation, management, control and personnel. He has a Masters in Accounting and Audit Control from the Institute Universitaire de la Cote and has 9 years experience in accounting, taxation, audit and control. He has worked as a financial and administrative manager in the agricultural sector and has been in charge of accounting and control in companies in the education, real estate and professional services sectors.
Nono has worked for over 15 years as a specialist of the Cameroon fauna: large mammals, reptiles and amphibians in particular. He has combined research and community engagement to leverage conservation outcomes for highly threatened amphibians in Cameroon. He has undertaken biodiversity surveys and impact assessments for NGOs, mining, oil and gas projects in central and West Africa and has contributed to describe several species of amphibians. Nono holds a PhD in Applied Zoology from the University of Yaoundé I in biogeography of wildlife in Cameroon.
Blaise provides accounting, taxation and control services for Mosaic. He has worked for over 10 years as an accountant in Yaounde, Cameroon for companies in the construction, importation and professional services sectors. He holds a Brevet de Technicien Superieur in Accounting from the Institut Universitaire de Technologie FOTSO Victor, Bandjoun, Cameroon.
Jarvis holds a DVM from the University of Ngaoundéré, Cameroon. He has qualitative and quantitative research skills through his work on foot and mouth disease and worked on the Disease Ecology and Computer Modeling Laboratory project in the Far North Region of Cameroon, and the pilot behavioral phase of PREDICT 2. Jarvis focuses on management of common and emerging zoonotic, food borne and transboundary pathogens of domestic animals and wildlife and their implications for human health and trade in animals and animal products.
Larissa is an Medical Doctor and graduated from the Institut Supérieur de Technologie Médicale in Yaounde. She has worked as an intern and generalist at the Hôpital Central de Yaoundé, Fondation Chantale Biya, Hôpital Régionale d’Edéa and the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Yaoundé (CHUY).
Moctar is in charge of planning, implementing and coordinating the USAID Emerging Pandemic Threats PREDICT 2 project in Cameroon. He is a researcher and senior lecturer in animal health and graduated from the Veterinary School of Dakar (EISMV) as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, holds a Masters in Management of Animal Resources from SupAgro, Montpellier (France) and a PhD in Biotechnology and Animal Production from Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (Senegal). Moctar has 8 years of experience in designing and implementing animal health and production research projects in collaboration with farmers, NGOs, research institutions and government agencies in west and central Africa.
Derin oversees reporting, training and M&E activities for PREDICT 2 activities in Cameroon. He is also developing and implementing safe and standard operating procedures for the various project activities. He holds an Degree in Environmental Engineering from the University Institute of Technology, Ngaoundere, Cameroon (IUT). He has experience in Industrial Hygiene, Health, Safety and Environment Management Systems over the past 6 years working in Cameroon within the brewing, transport, logistics and oil and gas sectors as an HSE professional.