DR. EZEKIEL MUTUA, MBS

C.E.O | Doctorate in Public Administration; MA-Communication Studies; BA-Sociology and Linguistics ; Currently pursuing a PhD at Moi University


Dr. Ezekiel Mutua, MBS is the Chief Executive Officer of the Kenya Film Classification Board. He is an adept and experienced public servant, media and communications professional, having served as the Information Secretary, Director of Information and Public Communications and Secretary General of the Kenya Union of Journalists. He previously served as director at the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) and has sat in various public Boards including the Brand Kenya Board, Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) and the Media Council of Kenya. Dr. Mutua holds a Masters Degree in Communication Studies from the University of Nairobi and is currently a PhD candidate at Moi University. In 2017, Dr. Mutua received a doctorate degree in Public Administration of the Commonwealth University in recognition of his leading role in protecting children from harmful content at the Kenya Film Classification Board. In December 2010, Dr. Mutua was awarded the Moran of the Order of the Burning Spear (MBS) in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the country.

MR. KATUA NZILE

MEMBER


MBA, Bach. Arts, Dip. Journalism
Currently Managing Director, Woni TV, a digital TV station in Kenya, Mr. Nzile is a Broadcast media expert who has previously worked with key media houses in Kenya including KTN, NTV & national broadcaster, KBC. He has extensive media training both locally and abroad and holds an MBA from JKUAT and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Nairobi among other qualifications.

MS. GATHONI KUNGU

MEMBER


MBA, Bach. Arts, Dip. Journalism
Ms. Gathoni Kungu is a multi-media professional with over ten year's 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. As a 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 been aired across various media platforms. She is a great team partner, 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 Counselling. She is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Communication. Currently, Ms. Kungu is the Managing Director of Gee Pictures Company Limited and is a Media Consultant.