Council members

Elijah Teya Sitimah

National Chairperson

He is currently the Vice President – Human Resources at ISON BPO LTD/ISON Group Africa and previously worked for Nestle Equatorial African Region as the Regional HRBP/HR Compliance Manager and EABL Group Supply as the Head of Human Resources.
He is a grievance/dispute arbitrator and solver, an implementer, a natural leader, an influencer, a change agent, resourceful, relentless and thoroughly organized with the discipline of getting things done with excellent results within defined time. He is also an accomplished project/organization leader with great focus on staff performance and productivity.

Stephen Malakwen

Vice Chairperson

He is currently the Head of Human Resource KENYA SEED COMPANY LTD. Previously he worked as Administration Coordinator at Faulu Kenya

Amani Y. Komora


Cumulated over 22 years working experience, with 17 in HR proper. Currently he is serving as Head of HR at Kenya Ports Authority (KPA),

Dorcas Wainaina

Secretary/ Executive Director - IHRM

She is a certified HR management Professional (HRMP) with over 13 years’ of HR Generalist experience. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Project Management (AAPM), serves in the Board of Honorary Advisors for Global Academy of Finance Management (GAFM), is a Certified Chartered HR Analyst (CHRA) trainer and a member of the Interim Governing Council of IHRM (K).

Ahmed Diriye


Diriye is a seasoned human resource professional with a wealth of experience in the profession having served in the private sectors. He is currently the HR at Dahabshiil Money Transfer Co. Limited.

Gilbert Nyandiga


Currently he is the Head of Human resource management at Migori County Government. Previously worked with Human Resources Manager KEMRI-WRP.

Dr. Sammy T Nyambari

Ministry of Labour Nominee

Mr.John Gechaga

(Ministry of Public Service Representative)

Miriam Wanjiku


Wyclife Osoro