Patricia Gwambo selected as Director of Operations of WYA Africa

staff_patricia-01The World Youth Alliance (WYA) is pleased to announce the selection of Patricia Gwambo as the new Director of Operations of WYA Africa. Patricia signed the WYA Charter in November of 2015.

Passionate to give back to the world that has given her so much, Patricia is a young person with a big vision and working with WYA in promoting human dignity is a great milestone in this vision.  Patricia is Kenyan by birth, a global citizen by upbringing, loves her family and the wealth of life experience she has received from them. Her WYA story begins in November 2015, with an interview, ELC attendance, signing the Charter, the regional internship, international internship and subsequently the RDO position.

With experience in Finance, Accounting and Administration, Patricia holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from the Catholic University of Eastern Africa and is currently working on her ACCA accreditation.  She is fluent in English and Swahili and has a working knowledge of French. Patricia believes that life is God’s gift for her and what she does with it is her gift back.

Patricia will officially begin leading WYA Africa as its new Director of Operations in March, 2016.