Prof. Grace Cheserek

Board Chair

Prof. Grace Cheserek
Chairperson of Board, National Employment Authority

Prof. Cheserek has vast experience in Strategic Leadership and Management having worked for over 15 years as a Head of Department and teaching experience of 17years in the university. She also has experience in National Government Assignments and Policy development. Currently she is an Associate Professor in Environmental Human Ecology at the University of Eldoret. She is also the Lead Environmental Consultant– Social Impacts & Social Safeguards in projects and programmes; environmental policy development and capacity building.

Prof. Cheserek holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Human Ecology and a Master of Philosophy in Environmental Studies both from Moi University and a Bachelor of Arts (Social Work), University of Nairobi.

She has professional training in, Strategic Leadership and Management, Quality Management, Performance Contracting, Leadership Training, Research and Project Planning and Management.

Director partnerships & collaboration International experience working with partners. Germany, South Africa, Ethiopia among other countries.
Published extensively in referred journals & Supervised & graduated over 21 post graduate students in various universities.