KVB HODs PROFILES

Dr. Mary T. Agutu is the Chief Executive Officer (C.E.O) and Manager of Quality Assurance Department of the Board. She holds a Master’s Degree in Medical Virology and a Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine with 25years experience in field practice and capacity building of veterinary paraprofessionals. She joined the Board in 2014 as a Chief Examiner. She has during this period gained vast experience in the development of CPD scheme organization and its implementation.  

Dr. Mary T. Agutu

Chief Executive Officer(C.E.O)

Mr. Simon G. Wainaina is the Finance and Administration Officer and the head of the Finance, Human Resource and Administration Department.

Mr. Simon Wainaina

Finance and Administration Officer

Dr. Mwanziki is the Principal Veterinary Inspector in the Inspectorate section of the Board. He holds a Master of Science degree in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health from the Royal Veterinary College, London and a Master of Science degree in Veterinary Studies from the University of Sydney. He acquired his Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Nairobi. He had accumulated over 15 years’ experience in Veterinary Medicines sales and regulation in the private sector prior to joining the public sector where he attained clinical veterinary experience in the field prior to being deployed to undertake regulatory functions of Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products and Biologicals at the Directorate of Veterinary Services.

Dr. Naphtal Mwanziki

Principal Veterinary Inspector

Dr. Winfred Kidada is the Principal Veterinary Registration officer in charge of the Registration Division. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Nairobi.

Dr. Winfred Kidada

Senior Veterinary Registration officer

Mrs. Ireen Wanja is the head of the Procurement department within the Board. She attained a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management (purchasing and supplies option) and joined the private sector as a procurement and supplies officer in 2010. She joined the Board in 2015 and later graduated from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology with a Master’s Degree in Procurement and Contracting. Adding to more than 10 years of experience, she is also a registered member of the Kenya Institute of Supplies Management.

Mrs. Ireen Wanja

Head of supply chain Unit

Veronicah has over 8 years’ experience in human resource profession and is a member of the Institute of Human Resources Management of Kenya (IHRM-K). She oversees the Human Resource Management and Administration Department. She is responsible for developing and implementing human resource policies policies, procedures and processes for effective performance and productivity.

Mrs. Veronica W. Koigi

Head of Human Resource

Mr. Dedan M. Munyao is the Head of Information Communication Technology at the Kenya Veterinary Board. He joined the Board in 2015 serving in the registration department and with time worked his way towards heading the ICT department. He is a holder of a Bachelor of Business Information Technology degree from the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. He has more than 10 years of experience working in the ICT industry and is a registered and retained member of the Computer Society of Kenya (CSK).

Mr. Dedan Munyao

Head Of Information Communication Technology

Planning, resource mobilization, coordinating Board projects, monitoring and evaluation, risk management, policy analysis and advocacy and research.

Mr. Herman Kengere

Head Policy, Research and Strategy

Ms. Rachael Malogho is the head of Records Management within the Board. She is responsiblefor coordinating with other departments in managing and maintaining records, reports and documents.

Ms. Rachael Malogho

Head, Records Management