Prof. Jenesio I. Kinyamario
The Board Chairperson
Prof. Kinyamario holds a PhD in Plant Ecology from the University of Nairobi, a Master’s degree in Range Management from Texas A&M University in the USA and a Bachelor’s degree in Botany and Zoology from the University of Nairobi.
The professor has vast experience in the field of biosafety. He started as a Rangeland Ecologist at the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Department (Kenya) from 1978 to 1984. At that time, he developed and implemented rangeland management plans for different parts of the country. He later joined the University Of Nairobi- Department of Botany as an assistant lecturer from 1986 to 1987, where he taught botany and plant ecology courses and conducted extensive research on plant ecology and plant-animal interactions. In 1990, he was promoted to senior lecturer and later, in 1997, served as a professor of plant ecology and plant-animal interactions.
In addition to his research and academic responsibilities, he has provided consultancy services to various organizations such as the World Bank, The United Nations Environment Programme, and the Kenya government on environmental issues. He is also a Fellow of the World Innovation Foundation and a Member of the Environmental Institute of Kenya. He has previously served as a member of several national boards of management, including Coffee Research Foundation, Moi University Council, Rivatex EA Ltd, and Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital.
Dr. Roselida A. Owour,
Rep of P.S Sciene& Technology
Dr Roselida Owuor holds a PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology from Maseno University and an MSc. in Reproductive Biology and Cellular and Applied Physiology from the University of Nairobi. Dr Owuor is a Deputy Director of Research in the Directorate of Research, Science and Technology in the State Department for University Education and Research, Ministry of Education.
She has served at Senior Management Positions in the Public and Private Sector for more than eighteen years. Furthermore, she has been coordinating science, technology and innovation activities at the national, regional and international level. She has served in the Board of Management in certain national institutions and international organizations.
Ms. Caroline Mweni,
Representative of the National Treasury
Ms. Caroline Mweni is an Economist with over 11 years of experience in Economic Policy and Public Finance Management. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Mathematics from Kabarak University and a Master of Arts Degree in Economics and Policy Management from the University of Nairobi. She is also a member of the Economist Society of Kenya.
She has been engaged in resource mobilization and negotiations for externally financed programmes and projects with Multilateral and Bilateral Agencies on behalf of the Government of Kenya. Further, Mweni has robust experience in donor harmonization and coordination, and she has actively drafted various policy papers on Public Finance Management.
Mr. Archibald Munyi,
|Mr Archibald Munyi is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, a Commissioner for Oaths and a Notary Public with over 13 years of civil and commercial practice experience. He is a Certified Arbitrator (ACIArb) with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London). He holds a Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B.) degree from the University of Nairobi, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law and a Masters in International Trade and Investment Law from the University of Nairobi. He is also a member of the Law Society of Kenya and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London).