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Archbishop Dr. Timothy Nzyoki Ndambuki
Chairman

 

 

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Moderator Julius Guantai Mwamba
Vice Chairman

 

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Mr. John Thiong'o
Honorar
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Rev. Chris Kinyanjui Kamau
General Secretary

 

 

Dr Nelson Ndonga Makanda
Deputy General Secretary

 

NCCK Chairmen (1943 - 2006) NCCK General Secretaries (1943 - 2007)
  • 1943 (Interim) - Rev. R. G. M. Calderwood
  • 1943 - 1944 - Colonel J. Barrell
  • 1945 - Bishop R. P. Crabbe
  • 1946 - Rev. R. G. M. Calderwood
  • 1947 - 1948 - Bishop R. P. Crabbe
  • 1948 - 1950 - Rev. A. J. Hopkins
  • 1950 - 1951 - Rev. R. G. M. Calderwood
  • 1951 - 1952 - Col. G. King
  • - Rev. R. G. M. Calderwood
  • 1952 - 1953 - Bishop Leonard J. Beecher
  • 1953 - 1954 - Commissioner Bigwood
  • 1954 - 1955 - Rev. E. A. Bastin
  • 1955 - 1956 - Rev. D. Steel
  • 1956 - 1957 - Col. W. W. Effer
  • 1957 - 1959 - Archdeacon Peter G. Bostock
  • 1959 - 1960 - Mr. David G. Wanguhu
  • 1960 - 1961 - Rt. Rev. Robert MacPherson
  • 1961 - 1962 - Rev. Sospeter Magua
  • 1962 - 1963 - Rev. John G. Gatu
  • 1963 - 1964 - Rev. Thomas G. Lung'aho
  • 1964 - 1966 - Rev. J. T. Mpaayei
  • 1966 - 1967 - Rev. Shem Irangi
  • 1967 - 1968 - Rev. John G. Gatu
  • 1968 - 1969 - Rev Julius Adoyo
  • 1969 - 1970 - Very Rev. Crispus Kiongo
  • 1970 - 1971 - Rev. R. S. Mng'ong'o
  • 1971 - 1972 - Rev. Charles Wakhisi
  • 1972 - 1973 - Rev. Wellington Mulwa
  • 1973 - 1974 - Most Rev. Festo Olang'
  • 1974 - 1976 - Bishop Lawi Imathiu
  • 1976 - 1978 - Rt. Rev. Dr. J. Henry Okullu
  • 1978 - 1980 - Rt. Rev. David M. Gitari
  • 1980 - 1981 - Bishop Lawi Imathiu
  • 1981 - 1982 - Rt. Rev. J. Mundia
  • 1982 - 1985 - Rt. Rev. David M. Gitari
  • 1985 - 1988 - Rev. Dr. Byrum Makokha
  • 1988 - 1991 - Rt. Rev. Dr. J. Henry Okullu
  • 1991 - 1994 - Very Rev. Dr. George Wanjau
  • 1994 - 1996 - Rev. Prof. Zablon Nthamburi
  • 1996 - 2000 - Rt. Rev. Joseph Wasonga
  • 2000 - 2004 - Rt. Rev. Dr. Jesse Kamau
  • 2004 - 2008 - Rt. Rev. Dr. Eliud Wabukala
  • 2008 – 2012 - Rev. Dr. Charles Kibicho
  • 2012 - 2018  - Rev Canon Dr. Rosemary Mbogo
  • 2018 -         - Archbishop Dr. Timothy Ndambuki
  • 1943 - 1946 - Rev. M. G. Capon
  • 1947 - Rev. R. G. M. Calderwood (acting)
  • 1948 - 1955 - Rev. W. Scott Dickson
  • 1955 - 1956 - Mr. Samuel A. Morrison
  • 1956 - 1957 - Rt. Rev. R. MacPherson (acting)
  • 1957 - 1959 - Mr. A. P. Mclver (acting)
  • 1959 - 1961 - Rev. Paul D. Feuter
  • 1962 - 1963 - Rev. R. G. M. Calderwood (acting)
  • 1963 - 1987 - Mr. John C. Kamau
  • 1988 - 1993 - Rev. Samuel Kobia, D. D.
  • 1993 - 2007 - Rev. Mutava Musyimi 
  • 2007 - 2019 - Rev. Canon Peter Karanja Mwangi
  • 2019 - Rev. Chris Kinyanjui Kamau

 

Profiles

REVEREND CHRIS KINYANJUI KAMAU PROFILE

Reverend Chris Kinyanjui Kamau is an ordained priest of the Anglican Church of Kenya.

He holds a Masters Degree in International Economic Law (University of South Africa), a Bachelor of Laws degree (University of Nairobi), and a Diploma in Legal Practice (Kenya School of Law). He was admitted to the Roll of Advocates of the High Court of Kenya on 2nd June 2002, and is a Certified Public Secretary (CPS-K). He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya and a member of the Law Society of Kenya.

Prior to this appointment, Rev Kinyanjui was serving as the Clerk of the County Assembly and was the Secretary of the County Assembly Service Board since 2014.

Between 2005 and 2014, Rev Kinyanjui worked as a Senior Programme Officer for Governance and Social Services in the National Council of Churches of Kenya, in which position he oversaw initiatives in diverse sectors including civic education, elections observation, peace building and conflict management, and legislative and constitutional reforms. He contributed immensely to the Constitution of Kenya review process by providing technical support to the Ufungamano Initiative (2005 referendum) and later to the Christian Church Leaders Forum (2010 referendum).

In 2002, Rev Kinyanjui served with the Fellowship of Christian Unions (FOCUS) as a missionary at Soroti, Uganda, and thereafter was engaged by the Evangelical Alliance of Kenya (EAK) as the National Coordinator for a period of two years.

Rev Kinyanjui is married to Jane and together they have been blessed with three daughters.

 

 

DR NELSON MAKANDA'S PROFILE

 

Dr. Nelson Ndong’a Makanda joined the Council as the Deputy General Secretary in January 2015 following a competitive recruitment exercise.

 

The soft spoken father of 3 is an accomplished Bible scholar and holds a PhD in Biblical Studies from AIU (African International University), formerly Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology (NEGST). He has extensive skills and experience in peace building, conflict transformation and ethnic relations which are key areas of the Council’s engagement.

 

The NCCK’s second in command, is married to Carol Ayuma, and is a strong believer in scriptures. He has served in various capacities with the latest being an Associate Pastor with Nairobi Baptist Church.

 

Joining the Council in 2015 was a come-back for Dr Makanda who had previously worked for the Council as the Regional Coordinator for South Rift Region before he left for further studies.

 

 In his previous engagements, Dr. Makanda taught Mathematics and Economics at Laikipia High School, Nyahururu, in 1997 before graduating with a Bachelors degree in Education from Egerton University a year later. He later on served with FOCUS in student ministry and Bible Society of Kenya as a Bible translator.

 

As the Deputy General Secretary, Dr. Makanda’s functions include overseeing spiritual formation of the membership and staff as well coordination of  Inter - religious engagements. He is also the NCCK representative to various national dialogues and processes in addition to deputizing the GS.

 

His vision is to mobilize those around him to bring liberation to the hurting poor, weak and disadvantaged for a just, free, equitable and godly society to the glory of God.