|Mrs. Jacqueline Mogeni is the Chief Executive Officer of the Council of Governors. She is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a Human Rights Specialist. Jacqueline has previously worked at the Transition Authority as the Chairperson of the Legal and Intergovernmental Committee.|
She holds a Master of Arts Degree in International Studies and a Bachelor of Laws both from the University of Nairobi. Jacqueline is passionate about promoting women and children’s rights. She is the Chairperson of the East African Women Lawyers Association and also sits at the Board of Senior Women Citizens for Change as a member. She has championed for the rights of women through various published works including, Women’s silent cries: Cases of Violence against women in the Printed Media (1988-2001) and A look at Child Abuse, its perpetrators and the Law (Publication of the SNV- Street Children Program).
Jacqueline is an active member of the International Commission of Jurists (Chapter one) and the Law Society of Kenya. She has been honoured with a Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS) by H.E Uhuru Kenyatta, her exceptional work in fostering devolution in Kenya.