Dr. David K. Kios – Managing Director at Kenya Animal Genetic Resources Centre is a holder of Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine from University of Nairobi, Master of Science in Animal Breeding from the University of Pretoria, Republic of South Africa and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Theriogenology (Animal Production) from University of Nairobi. He is in charge of day to day running of the Centre’s activities and Secretary to the Board. He also serves as a Director at Action Aid and a member of the Board of management of Kipture High School. He has extensive knowledge in research and development gained at the University of Eldoret.
Dr. Herbert Atsiaya is the Director, Strategy & Planning
He’s responsible for initiating the development and review of the strategic plan, carrying out internal research and managing performance within KAGRC.
Dr. Egesa is the Director Research and Technical Services. His duties involve coordinating the design and management of current and upcoming breeding technologies, semen production and quality control and farm management.
Dr. Wambugu is the Director, Extension Services. She’s responsible for marketing KAGRC products & services, corporate communication & branding and extension services.
Ms. Aciita is the Director Corporate Services. She’s responsible for Finance & Accounts, Human Resource & Administration
Dr. Mbuchu is the Manager, Germplasm and Quality Assurance. This function entails semen collection, evaluation, processing, packaging and certifying germplasm.
Ms. Koskei is the Manager, Human Resource and Administration. She is responsible for effective organization and administration of the human resource management, development of appropriate human resource policies for effective performance and productivity, human resource planning, advising on proper deployment and succession management.
She is the Principal Supply Chain Officer and in charge of the Supply Chain function in the Centre, handling the day to day procurement and issue of goods in the Centre.
Mr. Wanyama is the Senior Internal Auditor. He is responsible for reviewing the internal control systems, verifying operations and activities on the utilization of Centre’s resources. Preparation of audit reports and follow up on the implementation of audit recommendations.
Dr. Daniel Mwangi is the Manager Animal Health. He is responsible for general animal health, treatment of animals, carrying out routine vaccination, enforcing quarantine, reproductive disease surveillance, lab diagnosis, carrying postmortem, vector control, collecting of samples, ensuring adequate and quality nutrition of the animals and ensuring proper custody of all veterinary drugs, chemicals, vaccines and equipment.