Waceke Wachira is a governance expert with more than fifteen years’ experience in the management of complex programs in the state and non-state sectors. Ms. Wachira was the Senior Technical Director of SUNY/CID’s USAID-funded AHADI program from February, 2014 until August 2014 when she became COP for the program. She first joined the SUNY/CID team as DCOP on the Kenya Parliamentary Strengthening Project from 2008-2012. Ms. Wachira has an exceptional track record in leading governance assistance projects funded by USAID, DFID and EU in Kenya with expertise in devolution, legislative capacity building, justice sector reform, and civil society strengthening. She has a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.