Vienna Mbagaya

Vienna Mbagaya – Washington DC

Vienna Mbagaya is a Kenyan-American Epidemiologist and the DC Chapter representative for DAWN – Diaspora African Women’s Network. She holds a master’s degree from George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, and a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Boston College. Her areas of expertise include qualitative and quantitative research methods, epidemiologic data gathering and analysis, scientific literature review…

Penina Lam – Ontario, Canada

Dr. Penina Lam has a heart for educating girls.   Her organization, African Education Resource Center (AERC), provides scholarships for girls in Kenyan high schools. Their scholars, once funded, enjoy a full scholarship covering all official school fees, school uniforms, books, room and board (for boarding schools) and small stipend to cover transportation costs to and…

Wamuhu Waweru

Wamuhu Waweru – Los Angeles, California

She is an event producer, lover of life, connector of people, dancing machine and designer /stylist. It is her love and passion for cultural music, dance, traditions, fashion, art, film, food and travel that inspired her to become an event producer/promoter which eventually spawned the idea for MixBliss as a way of bringing people from…