Nancy Obonyo holds a bachelor’s degree in in chemical engineering from Stellenbosch University and an MBA in international business management from Stamford International University. For the past five years, she has worked as an educator in Thailand, leading curriculum development and creating innovative methodologies for early childhood development in STEM. In addition to her work in Thailand, she also runs a scholarship program for girls in her home county of Homa Bay in southwestern Kenya.
Before transitioning to education, Nancy worked as a market research analyst and consultant for Brainfield Asia, as well as a junior process engineer for South West Systems International. As a master of global affairs student, Nancy is the recipient of a Kellogg Institute Fellowship.