Management Team

Secretary General

Secretary General

Dr Ahmed Idris is the Secretary-General of the Kenya Red Cross Society. He has previously served as the Deputy Secretary-General – Corporate Services and as the Executive Director of the International Center for Humanitarian Affairs.

He has also served as Head of Policy and Advocacy and Governance Manager. He holds a PhD in International Law from Oxford University, a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School Tufts University and a Master of Studies in International Human Rights Law from the University of Oxford.

Dr Ahmed has over ten years of experience shaping law and policy in Kenya and the region, working with public governments and communities to address humanitarian challenges.

Top Leadership

Senior Management

Dr. Ahmed Idris
Secretary General
Susan Mwihaki
Deputy Secretary General - Corporate Services
Joe Mbalu
Ag. Deputy Secretary General - Programmes
Safia Verjee
Executive Director, International Center for Humanitarian Affairs
Thematic Leads

Heads of Departments

Dr. Mike Ayabei
Head of Disaster Risk Management
Venant Ndhingila
Head of Disaster Operations
Dorothy Anjuri
Head of Health
Aisha Mazrui
Head of Internal Audit
Edwin Okuta
Head of Legal
Abdulkadir Mohamud
Head of ICT
Reuben Momanyi, the Head of Monitering and Evaluation at Kenya Red Cross Society
Reuben Momanyi
Head of Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
Elizabeth Osodo
Head of Partnerships and External Stakeholder Management
George Muia Head of Grants at Kenya Red Cross
George Muia
Head of Grants & Ag. Head of Special Programmes
Christine Muriuki
HR and Administrative Manager
Alex Ayub
National Youth Manager
Top Leadership

Kenya Red Cross Training Institute

Monica Orero
Director, Kenya Red Cross Training Institute

Heads of Regions

Patience Kitonga
Ag. Regional Manager - Lower Eastern

About Us

Kenya Red Cross Society is a humanitarian relief organization, created through an act of parliament CAP256 of the laws of Kenya

We are auxiliary to the National and County Governments and work to alleviate human suffering and preserve life and human dignity.