Dr. Evans Okemwa Kenanda holds both Bachelor of Science (Chemistry & Biochemistry) and Master of Science (chemistry) degrees from the Egerton University, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Organic Chemistry of the University of Nairobi. His research interest areas are Natural Product Research, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Phytochemistry. He has published a number of research articles in peer-refereed international journals. He has extensive working experience ranging from being a Head of Chemistry Department (Kavumu College of Education, Rwanda), to a Dean, School of Pure and Applied Sciences (Kisii University, Kenya). He has also served as a Deputy Registrar (Research and Extension) in the Department of Research, Extension, Innovation and Resource Mobilization and a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry, Kisii University. Currently he is the Ag. Registrar REIRM.