CDSK Team

Cecilia Mutava
CEO

Cecilia is a qualified Chief Executive Officer with over 10years  experience in overseeing the daily activities of small and large non-profit organization.  She is passionate about community development and believes in advocating for the  rights of Persons With Disabilities.  She has vast knowledge  in community development, disability mainstreaming and a good track record of leading community development projects as well as donor funded projects. 

Vincent Ogutu
Programmes Manager

Vincent is a pro-poor development practitioner with over 10 years experience in integrated development programmes with a bias in disability programming such as emergency relief, WASH, inclusive education , livelihoods & economic empowerment, and rehabilitation & school health promotion.

Scaver Mwakio
Finance & Administration Officer

Scaver Mwakio Nyangala came to CDSK in 2015 after working for years as a teacher, an accountant and in various finance related roles.

George Shimanyula
Project Officer

George is a graduate of Daystar University and holds a BA Degree in Community Development and a minor in Peace and Reconciliation.

Michael Otochi
Project Officer

Michael knows the challenges the learners continue to face during the struggles to acquires quality education regardless of their status in the society

Rachel Kitavi
Project Assistant

Rachel Kitavi  is a graduate  of Africa Nazarene University with a  Bachelor of Arts  degree in Community Development and a Diploma in Mass communication (Journalism & advertising ) from Multimedia University College. She has experience on employability of youth with disabilities and mental health

Maren Nkuraiya
Project Assistant

Maren holds a Masters in Community Development-Project Management from Daystar University and a Bachelor in Communication - Development communication and Public Relations.

Godfrey Obuya
Organisation Driver

Godfrey has been working as a professional driver since 2005 and has been a driver for CDSK since 2015.

Ruth Kilonzi
Office Assistant

Ruth has been with CDSK since early 2018. Ruth holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Community Development from Pan Africa Christian University,

Paul Wafula
Finance & Admin Assistant

Paul is an experienced finance & administrative assistant with a demonstrated history of working in the accounting industry. He has over 3 years  experience in handling small and large donor funded projects. Paul is a  Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) graduate  from Dedan Kimathi University of Technology(DeKUT).

 
Lucy Obiri
Project Officer

Lucy is a Bachelors holder in counseling psychology, a diploma holder in Social Work, and project management. She has been a Peer Educator in drug abuse issues in the informal settlements of Nairobi and has 11 years experience working in
inclusive programs and support for the vulnerable groups in our communities

Mercy Akumu
Regional Coordinator

Mercy is an experienced Social Economic Development practitioner with 7 years of practical experience in assignments targeting disability programming and mainstreaming on social and economic welfare of children, youths and young mothers with disabilities especially on matters related to health, livelihood and evidence-based research. She has a masters degree in Economics of Cooperation and Human Development and an undergraduate degree in Economics and Finance from Kenyatta University. Besides this, Mercy has a wide experience in coordinating economic empowerment projects for youths with disability . She has proven ability in grants management, consortium management, resource mobilization, risk assessment and management, monitoring and evaluation, partnership coordination and project cycle management .

Nancy Loko
Project Officer

Nancy is a highly skilled and results oriented professional with solid academic preparation holding a Masters degree in Strategic Management and a Bachelor's degree in Sociology from the University of Nairobi. She has proven ability and skills in Project management and implementation, coaching and mentorship as well as partnerships, networking and collaboration.