Dr. Tom Mboya Okaya is the co-Founder and the Secretary Advisory Board MUSPPA2STEM. He is an expert in STEM Education with more than 25 years’ experience in education as a classroom teacher, administrator, pedagogic advisor, university lecturer, author, and now as Sub-County Director of Education for Teachers ‘Service Commission (TSC). He holds a Bachelors of Education (Scie) from Egerton University, Masters of Education (Research & Evaluation) from CUEA, Kenya, and PhD (Education) from ACU, Melbourne Australia. He has several certificates among them Certificate for the Practice of Science and Mathematics Education from Hiroshima University, Japan, Certificate in STEM Education from Ofri Aharon Institute, Jerusalem, Israel, Certificate in Project Monitoring & Evaluation from MS-TCDC, Arusha Tanzania. He is a member of International Alliance for Invitation Education (IAIE) and recipient of the 2015 Outstanding Dissertation Award by IAIE during the 33rd World Conference on Invitational Education held in Long Island, New York, USA. He was the first STEM Coordinator, at CEMASTEA where he spearheaded the selection and transformation of the 102 STEM Model Schools, introduced robotics science, makerspace concepts, Chief STEM officers (CSO) program, STEM Museum Hubs, and the first local national robotics competitions in Kenya. As the MUSPPA2STEM convener he is focused on building synergy for implementation of STEM at the basic level of education.
Mr. Kennedy Ndula Mbayah is a member of the Advisory Board, MUSPPA2STEM and oversees Finance and Accounts. Ken is a Senior Corporate Relationship Manager, Kenya Commercial Bank with 31 years working experience in various departments in Bank both in Kenya and in South Sudan. He holds Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration from United States International University (USIU) and Masters in Business Administration (Strategic Management) from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. He has attended several courses both international and locally conducted. Through his support, KCB funded Children Science Day at CEMASTEA in 2018. The activity was a joint venture between MUSPPA partners. He has been very strong in providing financial and strategic advice to MUSPPA2STEM and resource mobilization
Dr. Winifred Nduku Mutuku, is an Advisory Board Member for MUSPPA2STEM in Charge of Research and Development. She is senior lecturer at the Department of Mathematics and Acturial Sciences at Kenyatta University, Kenya. She is a trained Mathematics & IT teacher with more than two decades’ experience in classroom and strong advocate for Girls’ in STEM. Winifred has a Bachelors’ Degree in Education, Master of Science in MHD fluid dynamics and PhD in Nano fluid dynamic from Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa. She is very passionate about development of National STEM indicators for Kenya. She is also the Patron STEM Club, Kenyatta University, Member of organisation for Women in Science for the Developing World, member of Strategic Information Technical Working Group and Chairperson, Masii Girls High School-a National School in Kenya.
Ms. Irene Mumo, she is a board member of MUSSPA4STEM. She is Honey and Beeswax Agripreneur, Producer/Writer – Forget The Ice Cream – 3D Animation African Bee TV/Web miniseries