Kakenya Ntaiya

Ntaiya, Kakenya
Seminar: Women & Public Policy (2004)

Occupation: Founder and President, Kakenya’s Dream

Education: PhD Candidate, Education, University of Pittsburgh
BA, International Studies, Political Science, Randolph-Macon Woman’s College

National Geographic Identifies PLEN Alumna as Notable Leader

National Geographic recognized Ntaiya, who attended PLEN’s Women & Public Policy Seminar in 2004, as a 2010 Emerging Explorer for her outstanding contributions to education for girls in her home country of Kenya.  Ntaiya started the Kakenya Center for Excellence for some of the most vulnerable Maasai girls.

Read about Ntaiya’s amazing accomplishments in National Geographic!