In his position, Gilbert Wangalwa provides overall leadership to the project; fosters quality improvement and performance; provides administrative, financial, human resources, monitoring and evaluation oversight, contributes to knowledge management, operations research and advocacy; and responsible for networking, relationship management and compliance. During his 12 year tenure at Amref health Africa in Kenya, Gilbert has been the Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor at Amref Health Africa in Kenya. He previously worked with Pathfinder International in Kenya, Merlin in Kenya and Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS). He has published and presented broadly on such topics as maternal health, child health, HIV care, sexual and reproductive health, and Monitoring and Evaluation among others.
Gilbert holds a Masters of Public Health from Maseno University in Kenya and a Bachelor Degree in Economics from Egerton University in Kenya. He is a long time member of the CORE M&E Working Group, Lot Quality Assurance Sampling Technical Advisory Group, and Health Systems Action Network.