Management Team

Secretary General

Secretary General

Dr Ahmed Idris is the Secretary-General of the Kenya Red Cross Society. He has previously served as the Deputy Secretary-General – Corporate Services and as the Executive Director of the International Center for Humanitarian Affairs.

He has also served as Head of Policy and Advocacy and Governance Manager. He holds a PhD in International Law from Oxford University, a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School Tufts University and a Master of Studies in International Human Rights Law from the University of Oxford.

Dr Ahmed has over ten years of experience shaping law and policy in Kenya and the region, working with public governments and communities to address humanitarian challenges.

Top Leadership

Senior Management

Dr. Ahmed Idris
Secretary General
Susan Mwihaki
Deputy Secretary General - Corporate Services-
Joe Mbalu
Ag. Deputy Secretary General - Programmes
Thematic Leads

Heads of Departments

Dr. Mike Ayabei
Head of Disaster Management
Dorothy Anjuri
Head of Health
Edwin Okuta
Head of Legal
Aisha Mazrui
Head of Internal Audit
Monica Orero
Principal, KRCTI
Reuben Momanyi
Head of MEA&L
Alex Ayub
National Youth Manager

Regional Managers

Patience Kitonga
Ag. Regional Manager - Lower Eastern

About Us

Kenya Red Cross Society is a humanitarian relief organization, created through an act of parliament CAP256 of the laws of Kenya

We are auxiliary to the National and County Governments and work to alleviate human suffering and preserve life and human dignity.