Mwongela Mikwa is a journalist by profession and a practicing communications specialist serving as the Chief Public Relations officer at the National Council for Population and Development, Kenya. He is also a Doctoral Research Fellow at The Institute of Co-operative Digital Economy at the New School University, New York.
He is a Public Relations Professional offering comprehensive experience in Journalism and corporate communications. He has Strong leadership traits and excellent coordination abilities in different cultures simultaneously even under pressure with an enhanced operational efficiency and optimization of resources while beating tight deadlines.
He has expansive experience in Journalism and PR practice over the last 7 seven years having been the editor of the Kenya’s ‘The Co-operator’ magazine and an editorial board member of the Kenya’s ‘Co-operative Magazine’. He has served as a council member of the Kenya’s National Council for the celebration of the International Day of Co-operatives. He has also taught Journalism and Public Relations at various middle level colleges and also at the University level.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Mass Communication; a Master Degree in Communication Studies; He has published several research papers in peer reviewed journals in in various disciplines Journalism, Public relation and Moral Philosophy. He has attended and presented research papers in international conferences in Kenya and outside the country.