Pauline Muthoni is the Programs Officer. She oversees building relationships with strategic partners and participates in reviewing potential areas of collaboration. She also provides support – logistical or otherwise to Columbia University faculty and students conducting research projects in the East African region.
Pauline works closely with the Center Director to curate programs geared towards addressing challenges that face our regional communities. She coordinates regional partner involvement in the Center's activities, which presents an open platform for dialogue in seeking solutions to challenges in our society. Overall, Pauline monitors and oversees the successful operation of all program activities in accordance to the Global Centers' mission and vision.
Pauline joined the Center in May 2011 as the Personal Assistant to the Director. She previously worked as an Administration Assistant at Joint Voluntary Service and as an Office Manager at Home Instructions for Parents of Pre-School Youngsters USA.
Pauline holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor degree in Human Resource Management from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.