Meet the team
Director, PartnershipsJames Wamathai is a writer, online publisher, digital content creator and digital rights activist. He serves as the Director (Partnerships) at the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) and is also the founder and CEO of the news website, hapakenya.com and digital marketing company, Wamathai Media.
Wamathai has extensive experience working in digital media, digital marketing and in the digital rights space in Kenya and the region. He has also been involved in efforts to promote digital content creation in Kenya.
Communications ManagerSusan Mwenesi is a Kenyan journalist and public relations practitioner who has straddled the TV, radio, and online platforms as part of her decade-long media experience. Over the years she has reported on women and Children issues, health, technology, and business beats. She is also passionate about gender parity, children, mental health advocacy, business, and the technological revolution taking place in Africa. Susan is also a Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa fellow, National Geographic Investigative Journalism training fellow, International Centre for Journalists Early Childhood Development fellow, The Aga Khan Foundation Impact reporting fellow, and African Women in Media fellow. She is also a blogger and the founder of The Neo African news website
Business Development ExecutiveVallary Lukhanyu is a PR and Marketing specialist and a content creator. She serves as the Business Development manager at the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE)
Vallary has a robust experience in Public relations and communication, Marketing and business development, content creation,events management digital marketing and media relations. She's also an Author at Techmoran Media and Founder of The Cakey Cakery by Val.