Hon. Lucy Njeri Mwaniki is a specially elected Member of the County Assembly of Kirinyaga elected by the Jubilee Party to represent women and meet the two-third gender rule.
She holds a diploma in management information systems, a diploma in Business Management, a certificate in Computer Studies and Business Application and a Certificate of Proficiency from the College of Insurance. She is currently pursuing a degree in Gender and Development.
Hon Lucy sits as a member in various commitees of the county assembly including: Transport, Roads and Public Works, Selection, Members Welfare, Women Caucus, Adhoc Response and the Speaker’s Panel committees.
Prior to her nomination as a Member of County Assembly, Hon. Lucy served as a savings and loans clerk with Bingwa Sacco Society Limited for seven years then later joined the County Government of Kirinyaga as a member of the Budget and Economic Forum.
She is an entrepreneur with an interest in business. She is the director of Lucitec Enterprises and a member of the National Chamber of Commerce and Industry –Kirinyaga Chapter.
Hon. Lucy is passionate about women empowerment, a passion that led her to found the Kirinyaga Women Empowerment Link. She is also a human rights defender and a member of the Kenya National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders.
She is committed to leadership and has participated in various Leadership and governance forums.
Hon. Lucy loves to mentor fellow women and take part in charity work in her free time.
Her passion for women empowerment led her to bag the Inspirational women of the year award in the year 2015.