Kenya Program Director, Educate!, Kenya
Diana Mwai is the Kenya Program Director at Educate!, a non-profit social enterprise that prepares African youth to succeed in today's economy. Diana leads Educate!'s operations, programming, and government relations in Kenya, where Educate! is partnering with the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development on the ongoing Competence Based Curriculum Reforms. Diana joined Educate! in 2013 and has prior background working in youth skills development, entrepreneurship, and child protection across Kenya, Uganda, and Ethiopia. Diana has played a key role in fuelling Educate!'s scale and impact: in 2019, Educate! intensively impacted more than 44,000 students and partnered with the governments of Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda to integrate components of its proven model into national education systems. Diana holds a degree in Economics from the University of Nairobi and a Master’s in Public Management from the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University.