University Council

DR. MARGARET MUMBI GIKUHI

Is the current Chairperson of the University of Embu Council and holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Master of Education, Educational and Administration Planning both from Catholic University of Eastern Africa and Bachelor of Education Arts (University of Nairobi). Dr. Gikuhi has a wide experience in academics and administration and has held various leadership positions, with the Teachers Service Commission in which she has displayed exemplary performance. She is currently serving as a director in a consultancy firm.


MR. SAMUEL KIIRU

Representing the Cabinet Secretary, National Treasury, Mr. Kiiru holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Economics, Carleton University, Canada and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from University of Nairobi.


MR. JAMES MUCHIRI NDUNG’U

Representing the Principal Secretary, State Department for University Education, Mr. Ndung’u holds a Master of Education (Kenyatta University) and a Bachelor of Education (Moi University)


DR. JANE WANJIRU MUIGAI

She holds a Doctorate Degree in Special Needs Education from Mt. Kenya University, Masters in Guidance and Psychological Counselling from Kenyatta University, Bachelors’
degree in Special Education from Makerere University and a Diploma in Special Needs Education.


MR. ABDULHAMID SALEH SAID

He holds a Masters of Public Health, Health Care Management from Emory University, USA, Masters of Science in Agricultural Economics, Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Economics, both from University of Aberdeen in UK and a Diploma in Agriculture Food Marketing from Egerton University.


MS. BEATRICE AMOLO OLUOCH


She holds a Masters of Business Administration from Daystar University, Bachelor of Laws from University of Nairobi, Diploma in Legal Education from Kenya School of Law, and a Diploma in Counselling from Amani Counselling Centre and Training. In addition, she is a Certifed Public Secretary of Kenya.


MR. PATRICK RANGA ABELLE

He holds a Master in Business Administration (Nkumba University, Uganda) and a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Zoology (University of Nairobi); and is presently pursuing doctorate studies in Business Administration. He has a wide of experience in sales and marketing of Pharmaceutical products and Vaccines; and is currently a Commercial Director at GSK East Africa.


MR. JAMES NJERU KABURU

He holds a Masters in Business Administration, Strategic Management and a Bachelor in Business Administration, Accounting both from the United States International University (USIU). In addition he is a Certifed Public Accountant of Kenya.


Duties

  • Governs University according to its Statutes
  • Employs Staff
  • Develops, and approves Statutes and publishes them
  • Approves University Policies
  • Approves Budget
  • Manage, supervise and administer University assets to promote its mandate.
  • Receive grants on behalf of University