The Lake Region Economic Bloc is pleased to announce that Dr. Kodek Migiro Omwancha has been
appointed as the new Ag.CEO and effective today 19/8/2019 until the next Summit to be held in
He is a holder of PhD in Education from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. He holds a
Master’s Degree in Education Administration from Kenyatta University. He has served as the County
Executive Committee member in charge of Education and Finance and Economic Planning in Kisii County
Government. He worked as a teacher in Kisii high school and Githunguri High school.
He later worked with the Ministry of Education as a District Quality Assurance and Standards Officer. He has a wealth of experience in educational administration and management, policy and implementation.
Dr. Kodek Migiro was deployed to LREB from Kisii County Government and has been the director
Regional Bank Project as well as the Project lead for the Education Pillar. Dr. Kodek’s appointment is a
clear reflection of the LREB’s current state: ready to take on the future and fired up after another strong
year of growth.
He takes the mantle from the outgoing Ag. CEO Michael Abala Wanga who has been head of LREB
secretariat since December 2018. Mr. Abala Wanga was deployed from Kisumu County.