Theresa Ruby

About Theresa Ruby

Theresa Ruby, CEO, has served in senior leadership, human development, and humanitarian positions for more than 20 years. In the past, she was Vice President of Cultural Change, Human Resources, Communication, and Health and Safety for a large publicly traded corporation. She recently served as Vice President of Leadership and Talent Management for a multi-billion dollar company in the Midwest. In addition, she is the past President/Chairperson of Women in Business (WIB), San Francisco. WIB is a non-profit organization that helps women executives, managers, and small business owners. She has also worked with Boards of Directors, CEOs of multibillion dollar corporations, and international agencies such as US AID, EXIM Bank, and US Trade and Development. She serves on the Board of GlobaHouse Group. Theresa has on undergraduate degree in engineering and a master’s in International Business Relations.

GlobalHouse & HimGanga Humanitarian Aid

This article was originally published in the Nepal media. On April 25, 2015, Nepal was devastated by the catastrophic earthquake that killed more than nine thousand and injured over sixteen thousand. Within 24 hours, GlobalHouse teamed up with HimGanga Beverage in Kathmandu Nepal to produce free safe drinking water—one of the most important needs after [...]

By |2019-04-06T11:13:10-06:00June 6th, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

GlobalHouse Meeting with Dr. Neupane from Kansas City Nepalese Society

Theresa Ruby and Ross Gray of GlobalHouse met with Dr. Neupane from the Kansas City Nepalese Society to discuss how we could jointly help Nepal. First, we discussed what we were both doing to aid in the earthquake disaster relief. Then, we talked about how we might work together in the future to address the many social, [...]

By |2016-10-13T15:20:24-06:00May 16th, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

Ongoing Distribution of Free Safe Drinking Water in Kathmandu

GlobalHouse and Himganga Beverage continue the production and distribution of free safe drinking water and fruit drinks in Kathmandu. We continue to help provide this critical resource to hospitals and areas that are still not being served by other aid.

By |2019-04-06T11:21:38-06:00May 7th, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

Providing Regular Water Supply to Three Hospitals

GlobalHouse and Himganga Beverage are continuing to produce and distribute free safe drinking water in Kathmandu ~ approximately 16,000 liters per day. We are providing daily support to three hospitals as well as many individuals. It costs about $5,000 per day and we need to keep it running. We are saving lives.

By |2016-10-13T15:20:24-06:00May 1st, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

Procuring Helicopter Time to Assist Critical Missions

Until now the government has had a hold on all helicopters in Nepal. However, they are about to release that hold and we (GlobalHouse) have acquired a first-in-line block-time position on two 5-6 person helicopters (gazelles). These helicopters can reach most of the remote towns and villages in minutes instead of days. We will be [...]

By |2016-10-13T15:20:24-06:00May 1st, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

Helping Supply Safe Drinking Water to 250,000 Nepalis

GlobalHouse, Inc. is assisting Water Missions International to ship and import 30 safe drinking water systems to Nepal in the next few days. When fully operational, these water purification systems can provide safe water to about 250,000 people. Access to safe drinking water has been a staggering problem since the first day after the earthquake [...]

By |2016-10-13T15:20:24-06:00April 29th, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

Helping Get Doctors and Medical Supplies to Nepal

On Sunday, GlobalHouse met with the founder, Dr. Gary Morsch, the CEO, Jim Mitchum, the VP of Operations, Dan Neal, and the advance team from Heart to Heart International, a leading disaster response group of doctors. Heart to Heart distributes over $100,000,000 per year worldwide. Right now, they are sending a plane with doctors and [...]

By |2016-10-13T15:20:24-06:00April 27th, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments

Sharing Social Media Tools with Nepalis to Check in as “Safe”

On the day of the earthquake, GlobalHouse began broadcasting news on Facebook about two programs that lets people in Nepal sign in on social media (Google People Finder and Facebook Safety Check) to let others know that they are safe. These tools gave us at GlobalHouse piece of mind when we learned our friends were [...]

By |2016-10-13T15:20:24-06:00April 25th, 2015|Nepal|0 Comments