Working with and for youth is Anne’s passion; she has a strong belief in youth potential as change agents and leaders of today.
Anne is a youth specialist with over 10 years of experience supporting youth programmes at country, regional and global levels. Anne has focused mainly in youth engagement, youth livelihoods, policy and advocacy, partnership, and programme development. Anne has deployed the volunteering for development approach specifically for and with marginalized and hard to reach youth. She holds an MA is Rural Sociology and Community Development
Anne is currently the Global Youth Engagement Officer at VSO where she has been championing the development and operationalization of the Global Youth Engagement Strategy and strengthening youth engagement. As a member of the National Volunteering Policy technical committee, she was key in the development of the Kenya National Volunteering policy which was approved in 2017.