Brenda Kariuki is VillageReach’s Director of Advocacy & Partnerships.  She is responsible for developing and supporting advocacy priorities across the organization and developing strategic partnerships with technical partners critical to advancing the organization’s programmatic goals. Brenda is a seasoned policy and advocacy specialist, with over 20 years’ experience working in the development, public and private sector, including at World Vision International, CIFF, Save the Children International, UNICEF, Oxfam GB and WFP. She holds a master’s degree (MSc) in Health Policy, Health Economics and Management from the London School of Economics; a Postgraduate Diploma in Public Policy and Management from the University of York and a Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) from the University of Nairobi. Brenda is based in Nairobi, Kenya.