Jacklyne Joan Makanda

Jacklyne Joan Makanda
07 September 2023

Professional Summary

I am currently working with National Youth Service, Kenya, as Director Strategy and Planning where I am responsible for formulation and execution of effective policies, programs and strategies for youth skills development and transition to employment.

I have also worked and gained extensive experience in socio-economic program development and project planning and management in the area of youth development in Public Service in Kenya.

I am a professional teacher of entrepreneurship and business management.


I am a Project Management Institute (PMI) volunteer coach and mentor for Junior Achievement Kenya.

Awards and Honors

Awarded Head of State Commendation (HSC) for distinguished service to the Republic of Kenya in youth empowerment.