Dr.Rose Njeru - Director

Appointed on 6th June, 2018
Dr. Njeru holds a Doctorate degree in Plant Sciences from Murdoch University, Australia and a Master’s degree in Plant Pathology from The University of Nairobi. Dr. Njeru has a wide experience in the field of plant health having served as a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi for over 15 years. She has also served as a Senior Scientist with the Ministry of Agriculture in Rwanda under a World bank funded Rural Sector Support Program for a period of four years. During the subsequent four years, she was a director inchargeof Capacity Building and Technology Deployment with an lnternational Non-Governmental Organisation.
Dr. Njeru has published widely in peer reviewed journals, participated in International conferences and supervised PhD Students in the field of agronomy, plant breeding, biotechnology and plant health in general.

She has international experience as an; educator, trainer, researcher, in proposal development and capacity development with a focus on plant health, biotechnology, capacity building, documentation, communication, science, technology and innovation systems. Currently,Dr. Njeru is an independent international consultant in the field of plant health with an interest in plant health systems, compliance to international treaties especially the world Trade Organisation Sanitary and Phytosanitary Agreement. She has been a consultant with several organizations including; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, International Fund for Agriculture Development, Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation, Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture, a consortium of over 33 Universities in Africa, International Potato Centre and International Centre for Tropical Agriculture among others. She serves the KEPHIS Board, as a member of the Technical Committee.

Mr. George O. Mogaka – Corporation Secretary and Head, Legal Affairs

Appointed on 2nd July, 2018
Mr. Mogaka is a holder of an MBA Degree (Strategic Management), an LLB Degree, and a post graduate Diploma in Law. He is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a registered Certified Secretary of Kenya. He also holds certification in governance audit, corporate governance, board evaluation, strategic leadership, and quality management. He is a member in good standing of both the Institute of Certified Secretaries of Kenya and the Law Society of Kenya. He is also a Kenya Bureau of Standards certified Lead Auditor on Quality Management Systems as well as Certified Trustee on retirement benefits scheme matters. He has over twenty two (22) years post qualification experience having been previously with National Oil Corporation of Kenya, Kenya Sugar Research Foundation, and Kenya Revenue Authority before joining Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service in July, 2018.

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