Mercy has headed the accounts department for Kenya Rising since 2014, and she is also an alumnus of our sponsorship programs. She holds a Bachelors of Business Management from Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology with a focus in accounting and finance. She is also engaging in further studies to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) through the Kenya Accountants and and Secretaries National Examination Board, where she is currently at Section 5. Her previous work experience includes two internships at Athi River Steel Plant Ltd., and also a volunteer position as a data collection officer for UWEZO – Kenya National Assessment. She speaks English, Swahili, and Luhya, and is also becoming conversant in Kikuyu. Her hobbies include travelling, keeping up with current events, and activities with her family such as dining and swimming.