About Us



Program Manager

Mr. Dan Martin

Dan Martin holds a Master of Arts degree in Communication (Development Communication) from the University of Nairobi, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a minor in Kiswahili from the University of Eastern Africa, Baraton. He is an ALUMNI of Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (a Course on Financial reporting and Analysis offered at Strathmore Business School in collaboration with UoN).

He has undertaken various successful English-Swahili translation projects for corporates and Individuals in both Scientific and social science realms.

Prior to joining NEWI, Dan had a successful career experience spanning six years with Barclays Bank of Kenya Ltd as a Customer Advisor.

He is a diligent mentor and trainer on mentorship

Organization structure


The Trustees are the Board and policy makers of NEWI.


The Women’s Initiative has a fully-fledged secretariat headed by the Project Manager.

Other members of the Secretariat include an

  • Administrative Officer
  • Finance Officer
  • Volunteers
  • Support Staff (Clerks and Secretary)