Rob Riversrob

Co-Founder and Administration

Chemist and Program Manager, Rob studied chemistry at Kentucky State University and then continued his studies in chemistry at the University of Cambridge completing his Ph.D. in 2006. He currently works as Scientific Program Manager coordinating with researchers with a goal of discovering proteins key in a number of key biological pathways. His current role with Umbrella Initiatives is key in developing paperwork, administrating finances, and as the official liaison with both the State and Federal governments.


Randy Delgado

Project Manager and Graphic Designer 

Randy Delgado is currently the Backpack Project program manager on the ground in Peru.  In addition to managing the projects he is a trained graphic designer who provides support to the projects and activities on the ground in Peru. Randy’s training and support is both empowering the work of Umbrella and allowing the message to be spread to a larger audience.