Bishop Dr Simon Chiwanga

LEAD Foundation

Retired Bishop Dr. Simon E. Chiwanga is the Founder and Chairman of LEAD Foundation – a local NGO based in Dodoma, Tanzania. He is a development champion with experience of more than 50 years of service and leadership in public, private, political, and religious sectors. He served as the Minister for Education during Mwalimu Nyerere’s regime and he has served as the Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Mpwapwa for 17 years before he retired and founded LEAD Foundation in 2011.