ACTING CHAIR | Bach. Arts Communications, Dip. Addiction counselling
Gathoni Kung’u is a multi-media professional with over ten years’ experience in media relations and media production. Experienced in working in all creative disciplines, she has a wide range of knowledge in digital production processes, with an in-depth understanding of both technical and creative aspects.
An accomplished TV and Film Producer/Director, she has been instrumental in producing and directing various ground-breaking Kenyan TV shows, themed along a wide array of contemporary socio-economic issues. Most of her works have aired on mainstream TV stations. These include the Patricia Show, aired on MNET; Uongozi, aired on NTV; among others.
Her wealth of experience in agency creative teams has seen her produce national and regional brands, promotional TV and Radio commercials that have been aired across various media platforms. She is a great team partner, and a skilled negotiator with successful records in solving complex strategic, schedule and budget issues, and managing multiple high visibility projects simultaneously.
Ms. Kungu is also effective in developing relationships and stakeholder management, having acted as point of contact and representative, both internally and externally, in initiatives aimed at upholding organizational and corporate image, branding and communication activities.
She is a holder if a BA in Communications, with a Minor in Psychology, and a Higher Diploma in Addiction Counseling. She is pursuing a Masters degree in Communication. Ms. Kungu is the Managing Director of Gee Pictures Company Limited and is a Media Consultant.