The Team

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    Victor Uhuru

    YAI Founder and President

    Victor Uhuru a seasoned youth leader passionate in Youth Development Programs. He is the immediate former Executive Director of the Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa- University of Nairobi (YALDA). Mr Uhuru is also an Alumni of the Peace Building Institute- Rwanda. He holds a B. Arts Degree in Political Science and Peace Studies from the University of Nairobi.

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    Joel Kimari

    YAI Secretary / Executive Director

    Joel Kimari is a young leader interested in youth development affairs. He is a delegate of the Kenya National Youth Council and acts as the Spokesperson for Embu County youths. He is also the immediate former YALDA- University of Nairobi Assistant Executive Director.

    Kimari holds a B. Arts Degree in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Nairobi.

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    Brian Kombo

    Monsieur Brian Kombo is a Pan Africanist jeune and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree (Political Science and French) from The University of Nairobi (UoN). He is a former president of UoN French Club- CEFRUNA (Le Cercle Francophone de lUniversite de Nairobi) where he initiated his brainchild of a Corporate Social Activity organising students from the university to volunteer in a network of schools in Kibera slums. He has worked before at Interpeace and Oxfam; both international NGOs. Being an afro optimist, he dreams of a peaceful Africa whose citizens are actively engaged in participatory governance. He is passionate about youth engagement, peace building, gender justice and democratic governance processes among other focus areas. He has a penchant for success, is focussed, humble and still racing to the top. Monsieur Brians aspiration is to become a diplomat par excellence

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    Eva Anambo

    Eva is a graduate of the University of Nairobi with a B. Arts with a degree in Peace Studies and Sociology. She is a founder member,Miss A lunch Launch A Dream Initiative. She is also the Programs Assistant-Tatua CBO. Currently she is working Yara East Africa as a customer service Assistant..

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    Benard Meda

    Programme Coordinator

    Benard Meda is the organization’s programme coordinator.
    He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Nairobi and a Master's Degree in International Studies from the same institution. Benard served at the Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa(YALDA) at the University of Nairobi as the Intergovernmental Liason where he championed for the citizen’s voice in calling for the African government’s accountability towards African Union legal instruments. His focus area is on African Continental Politics and Governance Architecture.

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    Vane Ondieki

    Finance Director

    Vane is the organization’s Finance Director.
    She holds a Bachelors Degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Nairobi. Vane is a Certified Public Accountant .She has had many leadership positions back at the University of Nairobi and has participated in many social events that promote well-being of humanity.