Elphas was born in Kakamega County – Western Kenya where he attended his basic education before moving to Nairobi for his higher education. His early upbringing and experience made him understand the challenges the community is going through. His interest in the tourism industry saw him pursue professional training at Kenya Utalii College in Tour Guiding and Administration. Elphas has worked with major tour companies in different capacities and departments but mainly in customer care service. As a customer service expert, he has accompanied groups and families all over the country and outside Kenya on both holiday and humanitarian engagements. Such groups include Millennium Development Goals, Millennium Promise, World Vision and many others. His passion for service encouraged him to partner with friends to co-found Africa Untamed Wilderness Adventures and Akhonya Development Community Based Organization (A-CBO). His dream is to partner with friends to empower and impact the community.
Nelson is an alumnus of Kongoni Primary School and he is pursuing a career course at Kongoni Technical & Vocational College in Civil Engineering, His passion is in sports and he is helping with the coordination of Baseball training both at the library and our network schools. His desire is to see Kongoni form a strong Baseball team that will be able to participate in both local and international competitions. His message to the youth is to be a role model to those younger than them.