Hon. Joel Wagura is the second Deputy Speaker of the County Assembly. He is an elected MCA representing Kariti ward. He began an active career in politics in the year 2013 when he was first elected as a Member of County Assembly for Kariti ward.
The Honourable Deputy Speaker is Bachelor of Arts graduate from the University of Nairobi. He is also a qualified microfinance consultant with extensive experience in marketing credit products credit analysis and recommendations. Joel is an active investor who is well versed on matters entrepreneurship and microfinance management.
The Honorable Deputy Speaker serves in various committees in the County Assembly including: Youth and Sports, Gender, Culture, Social Services, and Children, Procedure and Rules, and the House Business Committee. In his proficient capacity as the Chair of Liaison committee he ably provides leadership to other committees of the county assembly.
He is passionate about leadership and service to the people with a keen focus on empowerment of the people alongside nation building. He is the pioneer Mweiga Youth Empowerment Centre.
Outside the office the Deputy Speaker is an avid reader of books, and writer. He has published one book- Be Good; a Motivational Book. He is a staunch Presbyterian and strong believer in God. He loves sports and indeed, he is a martial artist and a great volleyball player.