Prof. Shem E. Migot-Adholla joined the Board on 1st July 2019 as a trustee. He holds a PhD in Sociology of Development, Master of Arts in Sociology, both from University of California, was a Special Graduate Student in Agricultural Economics (Michigan State University) and earned a Bachelor of Arts (University of East Africa). He previously served as Vice-Chairman, Board of Directors, Kenya Wildlife Service, and was Lead Specialist on Land Policy and Administration for Africa Region in the World Bank. He has also served as Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Government of Kenya. He has also served as a consultant on agriculture and rural development, land policy reform and environmental issues.