A.g Ceo- Kabale Tache

A.g Ceo- Kabale Tache

A.g CEO- Kabale Tache

Ms. Kabale Tache Arero is a seasoned career professional with over twenty (20) years wealth of successful experience providing , Human Resources, Operational and Strategic leadership in uniquely challenging environments. She is a dynamic, results-oriented leader with a strong track record of performance in both Government and quasi Government institutions including the banking sector. Ms. Tache is good at utilization of keen analysis, insights and team approach to drive organizational improvements and implementation of best practices.  Her superior interpersonal skills has in past enabled her to resolve multiple and complex issues and motivating staff to peak performance.  Ms. Kabale was appointed as Ag CEO on 18th December 2018. She was instrumental in managing transitions following the exit of former commissioners and incoming of new commissioners. Before her appointment to the current position, Tache was Director of Human Resource. She holds Masters Degree in Business Administration( MBA) from Kenyatta University with a biase in Human Resource and Bachelors degree in same field. She is a full member of Institute of Human Resource Management amongst other professional bodies.

Gershom Otachi- Chairman

Gershom Otachi- Chairman

He is a  graduate of the University of Nairobi ( LLB, 1989)  and   was admitted to the Bar in 1990. He has been in Legal  practice  as an Advocate for 29 years , appearing before all levels of Courts and Specialised Tribunals in  Civil, Criminal, Land and property, Succession and Election disputes besides practice in other aspects of Commercial law and Conveyancing. He has also simultaneously  practiced law in international courts for a period of over twenty years. He has  served as the Chairman in two State Corporations; Policy Holders’ Compensation Fund (PHCF) and Geothermal Development Company (GDC) for a total of six years.  He is a member of the Law Society of Kenya , East African Law Society, International Commission of Jurists (Kenya) , International Criminal Bar ( ICB) , International  Association of Defence Lawyers ( IADAD),  Association of Defence Lawyers at the UNICTR (ADAD) of which he was Vice –Chairman for 6 years and is on the ICC list of Counsel.

Getrude Nduku Nguku - Vice-Chair

Getrude Nduku Nguku - Vice-Chair

Gertrude Nduku Nguku is the Vice Chairperson of the National Land Commission. She is a Kenyan   Advocate who was admitted to the bar in 1990. She holds a LLB degree from the University of Nairobi and a    Master of Advanced Studies in Peace and Conflict Studies from the European University Center for Peace Studies in Austria. She has researched and written extensively on administrative and management reforms of Kenya land law and policy   to end conflict and structural marginalization. She is a recognized   United Nations   legal and judicial reform expert who has   advised governments on issues of land   management, adjudication, settlement, investigations and registration. She   represented   public and private clients   during litigation and arbitration   of   land   cases in Kenya and advised   International   Judge Panels    during the investigations, trial and appeal of land, corruption and war crime cases. She managed a United Nations Operations land program as a Deputy Head to investigate, adjudicate and mediate on historical land injustices and illegal occupations in   Kosovo, Serbia and Macedonia. As an Advisor of the United Nations Police Commissioner in Timor-Leste, she    collaborated with development partners, national and municipality government authorities   to spearhead the   development of the first   administrative and investigation policy of the   police   Vulnerable Persons Unit.

Hon. Samwel Kazungu Kambi - Commissioner

Hon. Samwel Kazungu Kambi - Commissioner

Hon. Commissioner Samwel Kazungu Kambi holds a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from University of East Africa, Baraton and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Development Studies from the same University. He is currently pursing his PhD at Maseno University. He worked as a Manager at Post Bank from 1990 to 1992.

He started his political journey as a Member of Parliament for Kaloleni Constituency from 2007-2012. He served as an Assistant Minister for Medical Services from 2008 to 2013 under the Coalition Government.

In May 2013, Hon. Kazungu Kambi was nominated by President Uhuru Kenyatta as a Cabinet Secretary (CS) for the Ministry of Labor and Social Services, a position he held from 2013 to 2015. During his tenure he was instrumental in spearheading transition of staff from National to the 47 County governments.

While at the helm as a Cabinet Secretary for Labor and Social Services, Hon. Kambi oversaw NSSF increase its revenue from Ksh 400, 000 to Ksh. 1.2 billion by the time he was leaving.

He revived National Industrial Training Authority (NITA), and was instrumental in the establishment of the National Employment Authority vide an Act of Parliament which seeks to connect job seekers with employers.

He enhanced the growth of the National Cash Transfer Program, a support program for the elderly and the disabled from 1000 to over 7000 beneficiaries.

At the Child Welfare Association, he spearheaded establishment of the National Adoption Society and the National Emergency Response, Welfare and Rescue Organization for children through a legal notice No. 58 of 23/05/1955.

He has served as the Chairman of Coast Development Authority and also as a Director at the Betting Control and Licensing Board.

Hon. Samwel Kazungu Kambi is currently a Commissioner at the National Land Commission.

He is pursuing a Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Finance and Management at Baraton University.

Hubbie Hussein Al-Haji - Commissioner

Hubbie Hussein Al-Haji - Commissioner

Commissioner Hubbie Hussein Al-Haji is an accomplished Gender and Governance specialist with proven experience in social and institutional development. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Developmental Studies from Kimmage Development Studies Centre - Kimmage Manor – Ireland, Diploma in Community Development - from Kenya Institute of Social and Community Development and Animal Health diploma from Egerton University-Kenya.

She brings on board over 27 years’ of experience having worked with various CBO’s, NGO’s, National and County Governments. She has served as a member of the Pay Review Board of the Kenya Armed Forces, a delegate to the Bomas of Kenya Constitutional Review Forum and County Executive Committee Member (CECM) for two departments; Health and Agriculture in Garissa County.

She has strong marginalized communities empowerment skills having been a founder member and former Executive Director of Woman Kind Kenya-a Non-Governmental Organization that targets women, children, and the most vulnerable members of the society.

As an astute advocate for human rights, women, children, persons with disabilities, indigenous, minorities and marginalized communities, she has diligently presented their concerns at both local and international levels with remarkable success. Hubbie has been an active member of the women movement which agitated for affirmative action and women political representation leading to the realization of the Two- Third Gender Principle in Kenya.

She has earned both local and international recognition. In 2010 she received the prestigious award of the Order of the Moran of the Burning Spear (MBS) conferred by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Kenya. The UN Human Rights Office recognized her outstanding performance in Human Rights Advocacy. In 2006, she was awarded the Ralph Stone Memorial Award on women leadership in Washington DC.

She is the chair of the Commission’s Human Resource, Administration and County Coordinators Committee.

 

Reginald Okumu - Commissioner

Reginald Okumu - Commissioner

Reginald Okumu- is a seasoned professional with 20 (+) years of experience leading both profit and non-profit organizations including being Chairman of The Institution of Surveyors Kenya and Board Member, National Housing Corporation. He has served in various capacities including Chief Operating Officer, Director, Senior Valuer, Real Estate Development Advisor and Commercial Negotiator in different private sector organizations and professional services/consultancy firms. Commissioner Okumu is a Full Member of the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya, Practicing Valuer and Estate Agent by profession. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Strathmore Business School, a Bachelor’s Degree in Land Economics from the University of Nairobi, a Post Graduate Diploma in Valuation and Estate Management Surveying from the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya and Certificate in Land Administration in Africa Searching for Land Tenure Security from the World Bank Institute. Commissioner Okumu is well conversant with the land estate sector, having specific expertise on land use and hands on experience in acquisition, development, valuation, management and disposal. Commissioner Okumu professional background, education and experience have contributed to equip him with relevant knowledge and well-rounded skills including negotiations, strategic planning, building teamwork, communication and stakeholder engagement.

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