Angela Wambui Muiruri (Kenya)
School/Institution: Pepperdine University
Major/minor: Integrated Marketing & Communications
Allen Renaissance Inc.- Sisters of Vision- Act as a mentor young girls in the areas of personal and academic development
Intel Computer Clubhouse- Assisting youth in developing computer skills and field trip chaperon
Pacific Northwest Kenyan Association- Kenyan Youth Coordinator/ High School College Counselor
Hidden Lake Adult Family Home- Assisting adult family home with various projects
AVID Mentor- Advancement Via Individual Determination
Five-Year Aspirational Plan:
In 5 years I see myself establishing and running a successful east African based advertising Agency. I hope to use new media as a way to evoke social change around the world!
The impact I will have made in my community is personally mentoring and motivating youth to become dynamic leaders by pursuing higher education and achieving college success! I will use my advertising agency to promote this mission!
Country you are representing: Kenya
Platform: “My Africa is Beautiful” is a campaign that seeks to overcome the image of hopelessness in a 21st century Africa by providing empowerment through access to educational opportunities, leadership and economic development for youth in Kenya\\\’s Individual Displaced Person (IDP) Camps.