Monicah M. Wambua, CHRP, HSC.

Corporate Governance and Human Resource Management Expert

Monicah Wambua is a Certified Human Resource Professional (CHRP-K) and a full member of the Institute of Human Resource Management of thirteen years standing. She has over 10 years of diverse and broad experience in organizational development, corporate governance, leadership and human resource management in both public and private sectors. She is a hands-on technical expert with added experience in the devolution sector including intergovernmental relations spanning 9 years.

Ms. Wambua is currently the Director for Corporate Affairs at the Intergovernmental Relations Technical Committee (IGRTC). She is responsible for management services in the institution.  Previously, she worked for the Commission for the Implementation of the Constitution as a Senior Human Resource Officer for a period of five years. She has also worked in the private sector as a trainer and a consultant in the human resource profession.

She holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA-HRM) from the Kenya Methodist University, a Bachelors of Arts Degree from the University of Nairobi and a Post-graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management. Additionally, she has certifications in Strategic Leadership Development Programme (Kenya School of Government); Corporate Governance for Public Service (Kenya School of Government), Corporate Governance Training for Directors (Centre for Corporate Governance) among others.

In December 2020, Ms. Wambua was conferred by H.E President, Uhuru M. Kenyatta Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces of the Republic of Kenya, with the award of the Head of State Commendation (HSC) in recognition of distinguished and outstanding service rendered to the nation in various capacities and responsibilities.

Socially, Ms. Wambua is an avid reader and a fitness enthusiast. She also enjoys a good time travelling with family and friends.

Lydia PlainoMonicah M. Wambua, CHRP, HSC.