The Executive Director

Michael is the long serving Executive Director of REFSO. Michael,  before his engagement with REFSO, worked with ICRAF - International Centre for Research in Agroforestry in research technologies development programs. He has been at the helm in projects development and implementation with the technical and administrative teams. He has vast experiences in working with diffrent donor funding programs. Michael has been leading in the Research Technologies Transfers programs/projects, extension and scaling up services for the last 15 years and coordination of implementation teams. He has acrued vast knowledge and skills in working with both international,regional and national research organizations as well as indepth understanding and delivery skills of community development programs in Western Kenya region. He is an active leader/member in many consortiums in the region and specialist in collaborative program mangements.




 Moureen holds a Bachelors degree in Business Management - Finance Option, CPA IV. She holds the position of Administration and Accounting at REFSO. Responsible for Human Resource and Financial management duties. The position she has handled diligently to date. She has gained vast experience in accounting for the different funding programs with each having a different set of financial management procedures/standards. She has undertaken a series of capacity building and orientations on finanacial management with the different donor agencies. a fast learner and dependable Administrator


lejah evelyneLEJAH EVELYNE:

Holder of diploma in business management, Evelyn, Office Manger in charge of day-to-day administrative and mangement duties. Her facilitative services enables the team to carry out REFSO outreach programs efficiently and effectively. 





Technical Manager: The longest serving technical Team Leader. David holds a diploma Certificate in general agriculture, veterinary and plant propagation expert. Astute Technical Manager, David has displayed vast skills and expertise in Agricultural Extension and technical capacity building programs of the organization. He has undergone a series of technical and managerial capacity building trainings with different Agricultural Research organizations and institutions. David has unique extension capacities that endears him to the farmer organizations and other stakeholders






Technical Officer:Diploma holder in Agriculture and Biotechnology from Bukura Agricultural College.  Has experience and strong background in vegetative cross slope barriers technology, participatory intergrated community development appproaches, farmer field school, training of trainers in sweet potato and organizational development, policy domestication and strategies development, coordination and management of agricultural programmes and vast knowledgee on soil and water conservation techniques.


collinsCOLLINS MUOK                 

Technical Officer: Diploma holder of Agriculture and Biotechnology from Bukura Agricultural college.  Has expertise on organization development advanced participatory training, good Agronomic practices (sweetpotato), computer litrate and a valid driving licence.

Responsibilities: Farmer mobilization, sensitiation, farmer training, data collection, report writing, organizing field days and offering technical expertise on cross cutting issues in Agricultural sector.


Technical Officer: Moses, has Agricultural extension skills-Application of scientific research and farmer innovations in agricultural practice with farmers, organizing field days and capacity building programs for farmers and stakeholders.
Holder of Diploma in Agricultural Biotechnology
Certificate in Agriculture and community development.
Certificate in Agriculture Information and Maintenance Systems
Certificate in Computer use maintenance and repair
Certificate in Mushroom production




Technical Officer: is a Graduate in Agricultural Biotechnology, Certificate in agriculture and community development, Certificate in basic computer operation, certificate in mushroom production techniques, Certificate in computer user support system and repair, certificate In participatory training methodology. Catherine supports the extension and farmer capacity building programs, On-farm research and demonstrations