CEO Lawrence Li



Lawrence serves as the President & CEO of Dobility, focused on scaling Dobility’s impact and allowing the organization to bring affordable, high-quality data to a growing set of users and contexts.

Before joining Dobility, Lawrence spent most of his career as an investor, with experience in both private and public markets. He started his career with the Boston Consulting Group after receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial and systems engineering from Georgia Tech.

Lawrence is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Lawrence is an avid traveler with a particular appreciation for global cuisines.



Meletis is Dobility’s Director of Engineering, the lead engineer behind SurveyCTO and the oldest employee of Dobility. Over the last 22 years, he has designed and developed a variety of software applications using cutting-edge technologies.

Meletis’s career as a software engineer started at the age of 10, when he developed a phonebook application for the DOS operating system using ANSI C. He had to use the English-Greek vocabulary to translate the C tutorial at the same time. Much later, during his Ph.D., he developed a proprietary protocol using TCP/IP sockets in order to build a framework to facilitate peer-to-peer synchronous collaboration in small groups through computer screens. He is always keen to tackle projects that require innovation, scalability, performance, and big data.

Meletis is based in Athens, Greece.

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Meletis is a painter, a chess player, a volleyball player, and a fan of the movies. He spends his free time playing with his two young children.



Mike started working with Dobility in 2014 and is now the company’s consulting CFO.

Mike has over 25 years of financial and operational experience in a wide range of industries including biotechnology, life sciences, medical device, high tech, software, consulting, consumer products, financial services, and non-profit. He has worked with companies of all sizes including start-ups, small, mid-size, and large multi-national corporations. Mike received a BA in Economics at Saint Lawrence University and an MBA in finance and strategy at The University of Chicago.

Mike is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Mike loves fishing, gardening, seeing new places, and exploring New England. He is easily distracted in book stores and libraries; the only way he can leave them is to stare at the floor on his way out.


Quality Assurance Engineer

Adeniyi is a member of the development team at Dobility.

Right from a young age, Adeniyi has been a tech enthusiast who derived passion in discussing tech and acquiring knowledge in the tech space. His career started from support and shifted into planning to solve problems before they exist (QA). He believes the tech space is ever evolving and glad to follow the pace in his career.

Adeniyi is based in Lagos, Nigeria.

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When not working, Adeniyi enjoys watching football, listening to music, researching, and hanging out with friends.

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Customer Support Associate

Amber is a member of Dobility’s Customer Success team. 

Prior to joining Dobility, Amber worked as a senior analyst specializing in data collection and research focused on food security and livelihoods in Africa and the Middle East. She also has extensive fieldwork experience through her role as a Peace Corps extension agent in southern Senegal, where she worked alongside local farmers to achieve more sustainable agricultural practices and improve crop yields in a changing climate.

Her undergraduate background is in fine art and environmental studies, and she holds two Masters of Science degrees in Community Planning and Sustainable Design from the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture.

Amber is based in Dakar, Senegal.

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Amber enjoys having an early morning cup of coffee on the balcony each day, making art when there is time, and sharing food with friends and family. She was born and raised in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in Virginia.



Amrik is a member of Dobility’s Customer Success team. He plays a key role in plans to improve SurveyCTO which are informed by user needs.

Before joining Dobility, he co-founded ikapadata, a South African survey research consultancy with a founding principle of adopting digital data collection systems. Amrik has been involved in every stage of survey planning, fieldwork, data analysis, and reporting on numerous projects of different types including market research, social program evaluations, household studies, and experimental behavioral studies.

As an early adopter of the SurveyCTO platform, Amrik started consulting in his previous role as a SurveyCTO form developer on large surveys for clients such as Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). He has worked on SurveyCTO-based surveys that have been deployed in Bangladesh, Malawi, Mali, South Africa, and Zambia. He holds a Masters of Sociology degree from the University of Cape Town.

Amrik is based in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Amrik is a one-time semi-professional musician and plays bass guitar, guitar, drums, and piano. He is most at peace in the kitchen.



Anne is Dobility’s part-time Controller and oversees all of its accounting functions.

She started her career in public accounting at KPMG and transitioned to managerial roles leading all aspects of accounting, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting with both large and small companies. Anne holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Stonehill College. She enjoys volunteering and recently served as Board President of The Second Step, an organization dedicated to adult and child survivors of domestic violence. Anne has also volunteered at the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office.

Anne is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Anne enjoys golfing, hiking, and also loves to read mystery novels and solve jigsaw puzzles.


Director of Business Operations



Caroline’s career began in nonprofit operations, focusing in the K-12 education space. She most recently served as Director of Enrollment & Governance for UP Education Network, where she was responsible for student recruitment and enrollment, school and board governance, and compliance over a network of six schools across Massachusetts. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the College of the Holy Cross, and spent over two years after college living and working in Dar es Salaam Tanzania as a part of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps.

Caroline is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Caroline enjoys reading, traveling, time outdoors exploring and hiking, and spending time with family and friends, especially over a good meal.

Catherine Kendall



Catherine has over 10 years of experience in the healthcare industry including patient services, patient relations, management and operations, and healthcare innovation. Prior to joining Dobility, she was a founding member of the Mayo Clinic Innovation Exchange where she helped startup founders from around the world connect with medical subject matter experts to further the advancement of innovative technologies and solutions. In addition to her professional activities, Catherine has volunteered in various capacities in India, Zimbabwe, Bolivia and Thailand. She has a B.A. in Communication Studies and a masters degree in International Management.

Catherine is based in Jacksonville, Florida.

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For fun Catherine runs races, although the “fun” part can be debated. She also enjoys rock climbing, exploring new places, spending time with her family, and catching a beach sunrise whenever possible.




Diya is a member of Dobility’s Customer Success team.

She is an avid believer of customer empowerment and believes in providing a high standard of support to achieve this. She has gained diverse customer support experience spanning the education technology and e-commerce industries while working in India and Australia.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from University of Delhi, India and a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics from Monash University, Australia.

Diya is based in San Francisco, California.

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Diya enjoys traveling, telling dad jokes, eating, and listening to a diverse range of musical genres – from Lo-fi to Heavy metal.



Jimoh is a member of the development team at Dobility.

Before joining Dobility, Jimoh worked for tech companies in the UK, US, Czechia and Nigeria. He started his career as an entrepreneur, building software solutions including a social networking platform for football fans, customer service software, and a data collection platform for a major telecommunications company in his home country, Nigeria.

Jimoh is based in Oyo, Nigeria.

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When not working, Jimoh enjoys watching football, playing video games, going on hikes, and planning for the next traveling adventure with his wife and kids.



Julie is joining the Dobility product team as a Product Specialist. Julie has worked in a variety of software development and product management positions with a focus on elearning for the past decade. In her latest role as co-founder of Hello PLATO, Julie helped develop a teach-by-text tool that improves learning reach in low-bandwidth environments. Julie is deeply aligned with Dobility’s mission of empowering user success and ultimately informing policy decisions that have a positive social impact.

Julie is based in Asheville, North Carolina.

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Julie supports and volunteers at several local animal rescues and as a serial “foster failure” now spends her time catering to the wants and whims of her many cats. She also enjoys reading, listening to podcasts, and experiencing the natural beauty of the Appalachian Mountains.



Lindo is part of the Growth and Marketing team for Dobility.

Lindo has a passion for research to inform policy in international development and economics and is excited to contribute to growth in the ICT4D space. Prior to joining Dobility, Lindo did some research work with the Global Institute for Sustainable Prosperity (GISP) while doing his graduate studies at the University of Missouri – Kansas City, where he obtained his Master’s in Economics. He also has a background in international business and finance, having obtained a Business Administration Bachelors degree from Wartburg College and having worked as a Financial Analyst for 3M Company. He also spent 2 years studying at the United World College of the Adriatic (UWCAD) in Duino (Trieste) Italy, an international school that promotes global peace and a sustainable world through cross-cultural education.

Lindo is based in Toronto, Canada.

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Lindo loves Italian cuisine, running, traveling and playing football (what Americans call soccer), even though he hasn’t kicked a ball in months!


Marc is the VP of engineering and leads all of the technology efforts at Dobility. He has over 29 years of experience working in technology across a number of industries including government, life science, media and entertainment, software and consulting. He has ben fortunate to have a number of roles for a range of organizations including government agencies, large multi-national enterprises, internet companies, small software firms, consulting and startups. Marc received his Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. 
Marc is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Good to know
Marc enjoys reading (mostly science fiction, non-fiction, and anything that is “interesting”), good TV and movies, good food with good friends and family, and learning something new every day.



Maria implements business development strategy as a member of the Sales team at Dobility. She is passionate about using a data driven approach to improve people’s quality of life and remove barriers to their success.

Maria’s experience spans tech, nonprofit, education, and government sectors. During college, Maria was one of the founding members of a nonprofit organization that provides individuals in need with access to menstrual hygiene products and labors to reduce the stigma around menstrual health. She taught at a university and founded a women’s empowerment group in China as part of the Peace Corps. Over the years, she held various internships in the US government and nonprofits concerning refugee issues, democratic development, and human rights. In the tech sector, she led a development team through the Agile process in projects related to the medical field and national security.

Having lived in China, France, Spain and Hungary, Maria is currently based out of Medellin, Colombia.

Good to know
She was once a rhythmic gymnast and used to be flexible enough to bend “in-half”. Now she satisfies her interest in dance through occasional salsa classes.



Marta is a member of the Customer Success team for Dobility, focusing on helping users achieve their objectives using SurveyCTO. She works on new ways to help users get the most out of SurveyCTO.

Prior to joining Dobility, Marta worked for CESO Development Consultants, an International Development consultancy, and NOVAFRICA Research Center. Throughout her career, she supported and coordinated impact evaluations, monitoring and evaluation projects, and data collection processes at national level in the areas of education, energy access, and financial inclusion. She lived in Mozambique, Angola, and Sao Tome and Principe. She holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from Nova School of Business and Economics.

Marta is based in Lisbon, Portugal.

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Marta loves music and dancing, though she hasn’t found the right dance moves for her yet.

Maulik Chauhan



Maulik leads Dobility’s growth and marketing efforts in India. In addition to expanding SurveyCTO use, he helps India-based users with subscription management, server configuration, getting started with the SurveyCTO platform, and navigating the extensive support resources.

Maulik has years of experience in research, data management, and analysis. Prior to joining SurveyCTO, he worked as a senior Data Associate with JPAL South Asia, a research center supporting Monitoring and Evaluations (M&E) and Randomized Control Trials (RCT’s). He was responsible for setting up and monitoring the data management system for different projects, developing professional documents on best industry practices on data management, and asserting random and regular data audit of projects. He has also been engaged in many international research projects with The World Bank, Harvard University, The London School of Economics and Political Science, and MIT.

He holds a diploma and a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Two master’s degree (in Business Administration and Public Administration), and a post-graduate diploma in Applied Statistics.

Maulik is based in Ahmedabad, India.

Good to know
Maulik was inspired by a Bollywood movie “Swades” to work in the Indian social sector for the grassroots. He firmly believes that technology is the most powerful tool to bring a social change and to improve the living conditions of people in India.



Max is a member of the Customer Success team, and is dedicated to delivering top-notch support to SurveyCTO customers. He has six years of experience in service, having won awards and commendations for his ability to listen to customer needs, assist them in fulfilling those needs, and help them to better understand the product they are using,

Max is passionate about computers, and prides himself in his ability to help others understand technology, no matter the level of expertise. Having worked for two years in customer service-based IT, he is excited for the opportunity to assist and support the users of SurveyCTO.

Max is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Good to know
Max is an avid fan of board games and card games, loving their thought-provoking form of social interaction. Also, if you ask him politely, he will give you a complete history of Westeros.​

Melissa Kuenzi, Product Marketing Associate



Melissa comes to Dobility following years in the nonprofit sector managing databases and online software platforms, programs, and fundraising. Prior to her career in nonprofits, she taught English in South Korea after earning her degree in Communications from Trinity Western University in British Columbia, Canada. Following her work as a user of software solutions for the social impact space, she is excited to drive user-focussed product marketing efforts for such a robust platform and looks forward to scaling SurveyCTO alongside her brilliant coworkers at Dobility.

Melissa is based in Portland, Oregon.

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In her free time, Melissa can be found gardening, reading, listening to podcasts, tasting wine, cooking, and hiking in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.



Mofya is part of the Customer Success team for Dobility.

Under his belt he has 8+ years of experience in ICT4D in Malawi, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa and Zambia. He has done work applying ICT across various sectors including WASH, Education, Agriculture, Climate, Environment and Health, occupying positions such as project manager, system designer, developer, IT specialist, data manager and data analyst.

Very early in his career, he stationed himself to be an ardent learner one who continuously seeks to improve his skills to be at the cutting edge of technology, and applying these in various developmental endeavors. A drive such as this has propelled his passion as channelled in his quality of work.

Mofya is currently based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Good to know
Mofya does not take kindly to heights but he will not pass up an adventure in sight seeing. He enjoys good food, stimulating conversations and at the end of the day he likes to unwind quietly with a book or movie.



Nabila is a member of the development team at Dobility. 

Nabila has been working as a software engineer since 2013. Before joining Dobility, she worked in multiple companies and startups and contributed in the development of large scale projects with big clients. Nabila is passionate about coding best practices and UI/UX, she always thinks of the end user when implementing new features.

Nabila has also a Ph.D in computer science, her thesis focuses on creating effective, adaptive and engaging educational games. She developed multiple educational games for high school students in Morocco.

Nabila is based in Casablanca, Morocco

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In her free time Nabila likes to come up with healthy recipes, take nature
and water photos and work on her podcast on well being and self

Najin Kim, SurveyCTO's Technical Support Associate



Najin is a part of the Customer Success team for Dobility.

Najin has a wide array of experience in the international development sector, ranging from community development to peace building, human rights and innovative digital solutions for economic citizenship enhancement in Latin America, Africa and Korea. She is passionate about supporting people to improve their life chances based on a deep understanding of their context and aspirations, as well as the root causes of the problems. She strongly believes that using innovative technologies in these endeavors is not just something nice to have, but an essential part of the strategy in achieving the goals at scale. Her diverse career experience has been very helpful in successfully coordinating among various stakeholders in diverse contexts.

Being from Korea, she calls any places in the world home — she has lived in Asia, North America, Latin America, Europe, Oceania and Africa for work, travel and study. She is fluent in Korean, English and Spanish, and she has worked in Portuguese as well.

Najin is based in Bogotá, Colombia.

Good to know
Najin is an avid coffee drinker, and she loves trying international cuisine.

Oussama Htiti



Oussama is a member of the Dobility development team. With a career spanning France, the Netherlands, and Morocco, Oussama has amassed valuable experience in diverse industries such as telecommunications, finance, and nuclear energy production. Oussama brings a wealth of expertise to the table beyond software development, with a keen focus on optimizing performance and ensuring top-notch security.

Oussama is based in Casablanca, Morocco.

Good to know
Oussama dedicates his free time to coaching local students, engaging in chess matches, and actively working on his well-being and self-improvement.

Syed Gillani



Syed is a part of the Customer Success team for Dobility.

A naturally curious individual, he thrives on challenges and is driven by a passion for technology. He constantly seeks out new tools and advancements in the tech realm, eager to broaden his knowledge base. He understands the importance of staying current with new tools and technologies to better assist and empathize with customers’ needs.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from Stony Brook University, New York.

Syed is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Good to know
Syed is a dedicated fan of Liverpool f.c., and plays Ultimate Frisbee in his free time.



Vikas supports India-based SurveyCTO users as the Customer Success and Quality Consultant.

Prior to joining Dobility India, he worked in the pharmaceutical industry, taught public health courses at university, and managed mHealth projects in rural areas. He enjoys using his background in computer science and his Masters of Public Health to bridge technology and health, and he is passionate about increasing the use of ICT in health and field research. He also likes statistics, playing with data, and designing surveys.

Vikas is based in Ahmedabad, India.

Good to know
Vikas enjoys long drives, photography, Hindi movies, and listening to music. He is from the colorful land of Rajasthan and believes in enjoying every shade of life.

chris robert



Chris now serves as Director and Founder Emeritus, supporting Dobility in a variety of part-time capacities. Over the course of Dobility’s first 10 years, he held several positions, including CEO, CTO, and Head of Product.

Before founding Dobility, he was involved in a long-term project to evaluate the impacts of microfinance in South India; developed online curriculum for a program to promote the use of evidence in policy-making in Pakistan and India; and taught statistics and policy analysis at the Harvard Kennedy School. Before that, he co-founded and helped grow an internet technology consultancy and led technology efforts for the top provider of software and hardware for multi-user bulletin board systems (the online systems most prominent before the Internet).

He holds an A.B. in public policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as Masters and Ph.D. degrees, also in public policy, from Harvard University.

Chris is based in Henniker, New Hampshire.

Good to know
Chris turns red and starts sweating if he tries to lie or even just hide something he knows he should reveal.