Conservation Kenya

Dr Winnie Kiiru

Position: Founder | Director
Categories: team

Dr. Winnie Kiiru, with over 25 years of experience in conservation, is the founder of Conservation Kenya. A wildlife biologist and elephant expert, she holds a PhD in biodiversity management with a focus on elephant conservation. Dr Kiiru’s expertise in policy analysis, research, environmental advocacy, and organizational leadership has been instrumental in spearheading impactful conservation projects. She currently serves as the executive director at Mpala Research Centre and was formerly a trustee of the Kenya Wildlife Service and an Honorary Warden, her passion for conservation continues to inspire and educate young learners on environmental stewardship.