Janet Mulei

Managing Director - Diamond Junior School, Kenya

Janet Mulei is the Managing Director of Diamond Junior school, which she founded   in 2009 in pursuit of her passion to equip and inspire children to achieve their true God-given potential by way of providing a transformational 360 education program, experience and a diverse extra-curricular program. Diamond Junior School is a GESS Awards 2019 winner in the category, Best Use of Digital Learning in the Classroom.

She has a Bachelor of Law degree from University of Nairobi and a post-graduate diploma in law from the Kenya School of Law. She was admitted as an Advocate of  the High Court in 2011. She has engaged in several trainings, workshops, education expos &  conferences both in Kenya & overseas in Dubai, London &  Singapore. She  is an alumni of Women in Leadership program and the Executive Board Readiness program, both from Strathmore Business School. She currently serves as an official  for Kenya Private Schools Association in Nairobi.

She runs a foundation, Janet Muley Foundation where she provides opportunities for children who are orphaned & abandoned to explore their talents, unlock their potential as they learn new skills. The children, aged between 6 to 12 years, engage in different activities namely music, swimming & golf, every weekend while those in their teens  are accorded mentorship opportunities into different careers.

She serves as a board member of GWEZA foundation which is an NGO in Kenya that caters for the welfare of children with special needs.

She's a former Miss World Kenya, crowned in 2003 when she had just turned 18 years a month prior & represented Kenya in the Miss World competition held in Sanya, China.

She is happily married and blessed with 3 amazing children, two boys and a girl.