Lorna Irungu

Advisory Board Member

Lorna Irungu-Macharia is a communication strategist and experienced campaign manager on social impact issues relating to women in leadership, health and development. She supports and promotes visibility of an assortment of brands.

Ms Macharia is the Founder and Director of SIWA Communications, an agency that offers innovative communications solutions to organisations specialising on below the line campaigns, event management, experiential and strategic positioning. She has previously worked as a Media Consultant Women in the Red Awards, a global campaign led by a consortium of women focused organisations under the umbrella Women and Girls Lead Global. She was a presenter for the Nation Media Group and worked with Oxfam East Africa as the Campaign Manager for Africans Act for Africa.

Ms Macharia is an Eisenhower Multi Nation Fellow and an Archbishop Tutu Fellow under the African Leadership Institute. She holds a BA in Communications from Daystar University, Nairobi, Kenya