Meet Our Team

Joe Muriuki
Joe MuriukiCOUNTY SECRETARY
Mr. Muriuki has over 30 years extensive experience both locally and overseas especially in the Financial sector with major and International Organizations in Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, South Africa and U.S.A.

With his strong background in finance, he has worked with various organisations as Chief Finance Officer outside the Country, including Engen Petroleum where he was seconded from South Africa to Tanzania as Financial Manager while also at times doubling as Managing Director. He also worked with other entities in South Africa as Head of Finance /Accounting including infrastructural funding sector.

Prior to returning to Kenya, he worked as Group Chief Finance Officer (CFO) of CDN composed of Northern Railways Networks in Mozambique and Nacala Port, also in Mozambique and Central East African Railways in Malawi.

After returning to Kenya, he worked as Head of Group Management Accounts and Ag.Head of Procurement and Supply with Rift Valley Railways.

He was the CEO for Kenya Forex Bureaus Association.

He is Kirinyaga County’s first County Secretary and Head of County Publuc Service after Devolution.

He served under the first Devolved Government and stills diligently serves to-date in the current government in the same capacity.

HON. DR. JACKAN GUTU
HON. DR. JACKAN GUTUCOUNTY DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK, VETERINARY AND FISHERIES
Dr. Gutu is a management consultant and a trainer in both the public and private sector.
He has over the years gained extensive experience in management that has seen him become adept in overseeing a wide variety of operations and management challenges.
He is a strategic thinker and can successfully plan, develop policies, manage people and finances. He is a passionate farmer, a family man, a staunch christian and finds pleasure in serving his County and Country.
He holds a Doctorate in Business Administration.
MOSES MIGWI MAINA
MOSES MIGWI MAINACOUNTY DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE, MARKETING, ECONOMIC PLANNING, ICT, TRADE AND TRANSPORT
Mr. Maina has been in the corporate world working in financial institutions and in top managerial and advisory positions. He has valuable experience in Insurance and Investment companies. Prior to joining the County, he was the Chief Executive Officer for a leading financial institution in Kirinyaga County.
He holds a Bachelor of Business Management and a Master’s in Business Management. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K).
MARGARET KIBUCHI MITHAMO
MARGARET KIBUCHI MITHAMOCOUNTY DEPARTMENT OF COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM, INDUSTRIALIZATION AND ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT
Mrs. Mithamo has over 20 years’ extensive experience of leadership experience both at the Kenya Scouts Association and the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development in various positions.
She has experience in the teaching profession and in curriculum development and implementation as well human resource management. She has 10 years’ experience coordinating, implementing and monitoring youth programs.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication- Public Relations and Community Development and a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA): Strategic Management both from Daystar University.
She is currently pursuing her Doctorate degree.
DENNIS MUCIIMI GICHOBI
DENNIS MUCIIMI GICHOBICOUNTY DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH AND SPORTS
Mr. Gichobi taught as a Chemistry and Mathematics teacher. He served as an accountant in Tuungane Sacco. Holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Banking. He is a Certified Public Accountant Kenya (CPA-K).