Regional Hub Director, Africa

Nyagaki Gichia

Nyagaki is responsible for supporting Team4Tech’s nonprofit partners in Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as sourcing new nonprofit partners in the region.

Prior to Team4Tech, Nyagaki worked at the International School of Kenya, where she taught high school robotics, ran a maker space, and led student clubs and initiatives related to creative product design and plastic recycling. She has experience running hackathons, design thinking workshops, and hardware research projects. Her passion lies in the intersection of engineering and education, and she has spent the past 10 years advocating for STEM programs in schools in Kenya.

Nyagaki holds a BSc. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the University of Nairobi. In her free time, she is an avid swimmer and lifeguard.