Ms. Sharon Obonyo – Chair, Legal Affairs, and Nominating Committee

Ms. Sharon Obonyo is the current Chair of the Legal and Nominating Committee at the Geothermal Association of Kenya. She is a successful legal executive with over 12 years of company secretarial practice, boardroom experience, and Counsel to various Parastatals.

Ms. Sharon is highly efficient and competent with the ability to ensure that a company/organization complies and operates in accordance with statutory and legal provisions. She is well-presented and highly personable with a deep knowledge of corporate regulatory and company rules.

Ms. Sharon works as the Chief Legal Officer at National Water Conservation and Pipeline Corporation. Previously, she worked at the Geothermal Development Company as Legal Officer.

Other core competencies include Corporate Governance, Risk Management, Crisis Management, Compliance Management, Public Relations, Regulatory Affairs, Legal Analysis, Litigation Management, Strategic Planning, Multi-unit Operation Management, Team Leadership, and Team Building.

Ms. Sharon is also a member of the Audit Committee at GAK.