Mr. JonathanSoi is a career Civil Servant with a wealth of experience and knowledge in Public Administration and Management. He joined the civil service in 1989 as a District officerand rose through the ranks to the position of Senior Deputy Secretary.
He holds MSC (Strategic Management) from the University of Manchester (UK) and BA (Econ&Soc) from the University of Nairobi. He has undertaken several Professional and Management courses including Government Contracting (Durban SA, 2012),Corporate Governance Course (Centre for Corporate Governance Nairobi, 2008), Strategic Leadership Development Course (KIA, 2008), Leadership and Team Building (British Council, 2007), Ethics Governance and Anti-corruption Reforms (ESAMI, Arusha, 2006), Communication and Chain Management (KIE, 2005)Senior Management Course (KIA, 2004),and Government HR Management (TIC, Tokyo Japan, 2000), among others.
Before joining the County Mr. Soi previously served as a Senior Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Co-operative Development and Marketing and Under Secretary, Public Service Commission of Kenya. He has also been an Alternate Director with NACADA and Kenya Coconut Development Authority.
Mr. Soi joined the County Government as the County Secretary with effect from 1st July 2013.