Women in leadership is a site dedicated to telling stories about all women. The woman who takes time to understand her craft, and transform the community, organization, public space through small tasks, every day, will find space here. Stories are written in the most unbiased tone and language. The site brings women issues to the fore through articles, pictures, social media updates, and videos.The Website www.womeninleadership.co.ke is one platform, which runs concurrently with a powerful Twitter account @WiLeadership_KE , Facebook page - Women in Leadership Kenya - and YouTube Channel. Dolly Rebecca Parton sang and said: "My mistake is no worse than yours because I am a woman" - And, the Women in Leadership team believes that every woman leader in Kenya is worth their salt and sugar despite the mistakes they made, and we choose to give 101% support and space to the women leaders in Kenya.
The Website was founded by Anne Njeri Kanina – Macharia in 2019. It, however, began in 2016 as a regular and informative update on Facebook, which gave birth to this bigger platform.
Anne is an alumna of Moi University and studied at the International School of Advertising (ISA), Mary Leakey Girls, and Kingeero Primary. She is a journalist of many years working with the print and digital departments at the Presidency, the Nation Media Group, Kenya Today Newspaper, and Standard Media Group. She is a Public Relations/Image Expert & Communication Consultant and has worked with political and corporate leaders.
Anne is a wife and mother of two boys. She mentors girls and young women in schools, churches and the community. Mentorship is through a girl-child initiative and empowerment program.
The women in leadership team hope you enjoy reading stories and interacting with us.