Ronald holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from the University of Nairobi, and a Diploma in Advanced Agriculture from AICAT, Israel.
He is a seasoned agribusiness trainer whose skills have enriched Kenarava’s profile since inception.
As an established epitome of youth empowerment, Ronald is continuously devising means and ways of effecting the increased participation of youth and women in spheres of national food security.
He has played key consultancy roles for various international organizations, which strongly affirms his sharp analytical skills.
Ronald’s process-oriented resolve has earned him the brand of “a great teacher”, thanks to his hands-on approach in the implementation of agribusiness training programs.
Away from his busy work schedule, Ronald is either exploring the outdoors, camping, or striking up a conversation over a cup of coffee
Recently, he was recognized as the “Youth Agripreneur of the year 2019” at the 254 Youth Entrepreneurship Awards & Mentorship Program (254yeamp)
Kenneth graduated with a Bsc. Degree in Animal Health, Production and Processing. He underwent further agricultural training in Israel’s Arava Desert, earning a diploma from AICAT
He served as Group Leader and Mentor for 116 Kenyan agricultural interns training in South Israel forthe year 2018/2019.
Currently, Kenneth sits in the Training & Development Sub-Committee for the JNF Joint Institute for Global Food, Water & Energy Security – a 10-million-dollar initiative that aims to build capacity on food, water and energy security among vulnerable communities in the developing world.
Off work, he is an experienced cyclist and photographer who has managed to intersect his hobbies with
impactful social good.
His extra-professional activities have gained worldwide acclaim through his famous cycling-enabled
Israel-positive social media campaign dubbed #MyAravaStory.
Kenneth’s ideas continue to inspire audiences in Kenya and beyond – he has skillfully demonstrated how
best agribusiness can be used as a potent tool of international diplomacy.
Holder of a Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) and a Diploma in Advanced Agriculture from AICAT, Israel.
Yvonne is currently a Master in Crop Science Student at Israel’s The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Yvonne’s rich background in crop science, and her experience in agronomy, has played a pivotal role in ensuring the success of Kenarava’s horticultural projects.
Away from the farm, Yvonne is a lover of nature and will actively participate in community-wide environmental conservation activities at the slightest chance.
Ross is the Founder and CEO of Jungle, a group of creative thinkers, designers and strategists growing companies with social impact around the world. Both through Jungle’s internal initiatives and those of their partners, Ross is focused on one goal: building great ideas with positive impact and profit.
Ross looks for ways to connect the next generation of thinkers, builders and risk takers with the opportunity of social innovation.
Ross has served various leadership, advising and support roles for organizations around the world in technology, arts and education.
He received his BA in Public Policy from the University of Michigan and is an inaugural member of the London School of Economics MSc in Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship. He can be found drawing up ideas on walls and vetting them with his dog, Levi.