Dr. Waweru holds a PhD in Geography from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada where she specialized in Climate Change and Food Security. She obtained a Masters in Environmental Management from Yale University in Connecticut, USA and has a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. While she has pursued her academic passions both locally and abroad, Dr. Waweru has remained committed to supporting young Kenyans access quality education. At EGF, she team leads the Education and Leadership Development pillar while providing coordination support to the other pillars. Previously, Dr. Waweru worked in the non-governmental sector, academia and has held several consulting positions in Kenya and abroad. She brings to the team over 11 years of work experience in both industry and academia.