Hon. John Baptist Kanga is a Member of the County Assembly of Kirinyaga elected to represent Wamumu ward.

He holds a Masters in Philosophy and Religious Studies from the Catholic University. He also holds a Bachelors Degree of Divinity from the Urbanian University and Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from City College in the United Kingdom. Hon. Kanga also holds a Bachelors of law degree from the Catholic University

 He is currently serving as the chairperson of the Agriculture, Livestock, Veterinary and Fisheries Committee of the County Assembly and the Adhoc Response Committee.

Hon. Kanga sits as a member in various County Assembly committees including, Public Investments and Accounts, Lands and Physical Planning, Legal, Justice and Delegated County Legislation Gender, Culture and Social Services and Liaison Committees

Prior to his election as Member of County Assembly, he served as the Chairman of the County   Land Management Board

He is passionate about leadership and management, socializing, business and education.