Francis Muraya Board Chair
Rebecca Mbithi Board Trustee
C.E.O Designate of Family Bank Limited, she holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree from the University of Nairobi and a Masters in Business Administration from United States International University. She is a Certified Public Secretary and a Certified Public Accountant.
Rebecca has over fourteen years’ experience in legal and Company Secretarial practice both as an advocate and also at top management level in two large organizations. She served as Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs in Kenya Tea Development Agency Ltd for four years before joining Rift Valley Railways as the Company Secretary and Legal Counsel for five years. She has vast experience in corporate governance and has served in the Corporate Governance and Standards Committee of the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries Kenya.
Mr. Muema Muindi Board Member
Mr. Muindi brings his unique experience as a youthful entrepreneur to the board of the Family Group Foundation. He has been recognized among the Top 40 Under 40 Business Leaders in East Africa. With a Masters of Science in Economic Development from Eastern University USA, Mr. Muindi’s is lending his expertise in growing small enterprises to the Family Group Foundation. He has previous experience with charitable organizations having served as the Executive Director of Tumaini Foundation, a registered non-profit organization in Virginia, USA.
Annie Muya Board Member
Annie was part of the pioneer team that set up the foundation. She identifies and works with foundation partners and oversees the strategic development of the current and emerging foundation initiatives.
Prior to joining the foundation, Anne spent ten years as an educator and taught and developed curricula for literacy. Earlier in her career, Anne assisted in the management of a research project that focused on retention rates for school-going girls in Kenya and around Africa. More recently, Anne has also ventured into the world of real estate development, farming and agriculture-related technology and serves on the boards of a real estate development company and a local tea estate.
She brings to the foundation a wealth of knowledge about education, agriculture and entrepreneurship, which are key pillars of the foundation. Anne has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in French Literature from Bryn Mawr College and a Master of Arts Degree in Teaching from Teacher’s College, Columbia University.