Gladys Onyango is an international development professional, based in Nairobi with experience across Sub Saharan Africa. She holds degrees from a Bachelors of African Studies from Wellesley, a post- graduate certificate of Political Science & Public Administration from University of Nairobi, and a Masters of Development Practice, Population Health & Social Policy from UC Berkeley. She is currently Director of Programs at Segal Family Foundation. Gladys believes that everyone deserves an opportunity to realize their full potential. What drives her work in human rights and social welfare in East Africa is the strong conviction that a just society in which everyone (especially the marginalized and the powerless) can be heard and live a full, dignified, and meaningful life is possible.