The Principal Secretary, Public Service and Youth Mrs. Lillian Mbogo Omollo
Ms. Lillian Mbogo Omollo-CBS,OGW, was appointed the Principal Secretary in the newly established State Department of Public Service and Youth Development in the newly created Ministry of Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs. Her responsibilities include overseeing the operation of the Directorate of Public Service Management, the Directorate of Youth Affairs and the National Youth Service. She will also be in charge of the youth empowerment programmes in the Ministry.
Mrs. Omollo was the immediate former Chief Executive Officer for NEPAD Kenya Secretariat. Before this stint at the NEPAD Kenya Secretariat, Lillian worked at the UNDP- Kenya where she managed the Public Sector Reform Programme. She also played a key role in the mobilization and coordination of donor resources through UNDP for support to the taskforce on devolution in 2011.
Mrs. Omollo is a graduate of the 2001 Joint Kenyatta University/University of Illinois Entrepreneurship Masters degree programme, She has extensive experience in building partnerships, Stakeholder engagement and Resource Mobilization and Building of partnerships acquired in over ten years of working with international Agencies.
Ms. Mbogo also served as a core team member in the establishment of the Brand Kenya Board a state corporation under the ministry of Information and Communication.