THE METIS COUNCIL

Our Advisory Council has decades of experience leading education innovation and impact in Kenya. They have metis - deep knowledge of the local context, realities, and opportunities - which they use to select each cohort of Metis Fellows and advise our program design.

AFZAL HABIB  Co-Founder & CEO,  Kidogo   Expertise: ECD   LinkedIn

AFZAL HABIB
Co-Founder & CEO, Kidogo
Expertise: ECD
LinkedIn

BIJU MOHANDAS  Head of Health & Education, Sub-Saharan Africa,  IFC   Expertise: Impact Investing   LinkedIn

BIJU MOHANDAS
Head of Health & Education,
Sub-Saharan Africa, IFC
Expertise: Impact Investing
LinkedIn

JENN OTIENO  Founder,  Education Design Unlimited  Co-Founder,  Edtech East Africa   Expertise: Skills to Employment   LinkedIn

JENN OTIENO
Founder, Education Design Unlimited
Co-Founder, Edtech East Africa
Expertise: Skills to Employment
LinkedIn

JOHN WALI  Executive Director,  Junior Achievement   Expertise: Youth Entrepreneurship   LinkedIn

JOHN WALI Executive Director,
Junior Achievement
Expertise: Youth Entrepreneurship LinkedIn


PEGGY MATIVO  Founder,  PACEMaker International   Expertise: Government Schools   LinkedIn

PEGGY MATIVO
Founder, PACEMaker International
Expertise: Government Schools
LinkedIn

RUPERT CORBISHLEY  Regional Education & ECD Advisor,   Aga Khan Foundation    Expertise: ECD-K12    LinkedIn

RUPERT CORBISHLEY
Regional Education & ECD Advisor,
Aga Khan Foundation
Expertise: ECD-K12
LinkedIn


SAMBURU WA-SHIKO  Senior Advisor,  Gates Foundation    Expertise: Strategic Development   LinkedIn

SAMBURU WA-SHIKO Senior Advisor, Gates Foundation
Expertise: Strategic Development LinkedIn

TERESA MBAGAYA  Principal, Education Investments,  Omidyar Network    Expertise: Edtech & Investment Strategy   LinkedIn

TERESA MBAGAYA
Principal, Education Investments, Omidyar Network
Expertise: Edtech & Investment Strategy LinkedIn


WANGUI NYAGA    Expertise: Supporting Ed Entrepreneurs

WANGUI NYAGA

Expertise: Supporting Ed Entrepreneurs

WANJIRA MAATHAI  Director,  Wangari Maathai Foundation   Expertise: Values-Based Education

WANJIRA MAATHAI
Director, Wangari Maathai Foundation
Expertise: Values-Based Education

WAWIRA NJIRU  Founder & Executive Director,   Food for Education   Expertise: Ed Social Entreprises   LinkedIn

WAWIRA NJIRU
Founder & Executive Director,
Food for Education
Expertise: Ed Social Entreprises
LinkedIn

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 
SHARMI SURIANARAIN  Executive,  Harambee   Expertise: Skills for Employment   LinkedIn

SHARMI SURIANARAIN
Executive, Harambee
Expertise: Skills for Employment
LinkedIn

JOHN MUGO  Co-Founder,  ZiziAfrique   Expertise: Research & TVET   LinkedIn

JOHN MUGO
Co-Founder, ZiziAfrique
Expertise: Research & TVET
LinkedIn