Prof. Wilkister N. Moturi is an associate professor of Environmental Health at Egerton University, Department of Environmental Science. She holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Science. In addition, she has professional training in Epidemiology and Water Resources Development from University of California, Davis. Her research interests are in the areas of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene; maternal and child environmental health; food safety and disaster risk reduction. She has been a collaborator with the Family Planning and Environmental Sustainability Assessment (FPESA), a project of the Worldwatch Institute (USA) and the Kenyan coordinator of myClimate, a Swiss NGO dealing with climate protection partnership initiatives. She has conducted research and supervised many students in her field of specialization and published widely. She is a mentor with the AWARD (African Women in Agricultural Research and Development) programme, a member of the Environment Institute of Kenya (EIK), Trustee of Egerton University Pensions scheme and patron of Egerton University Environmental Association (EUEA).