I have rich professional and hands-on expertise and experience in communication across multiple sectors. In my ten years work experience in various capacities as a communication specialist, I have worked in diverse cultural settings mainly in Kenya. My skills include strategic communication; programmatic communication in health and development; behaviour change communication; public relations; media relations; (writing) documentation in both print and electronic form; advocacy; civic education; editing and publishing; development of information, education and communication materials; social marketing and; baseline surveys. I have held the position of managing editor of Katiba News, a monthly civic education journal on constitutionalism and rule of law, since 2002. I have experience working for donor funded projects including the World Bank and USAID. In between employment I have pursued further education through scholarships and engaged in communication consultancy. I live with my family in Nairobi, Kenya.