Maureen Kimatu is the Nairobi-based administrative assistant for the Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa. She worked for Macharia Kiumi and Co. Advocates from April 1997 to November 2005. Kimatu joined Visa Oshwal Community from December 2005 to April 2007. She holds an Intermediate certificate in secretarial from Braidwood Secretarial College and a First Aid certificate from St. John’s Ambulance.