Rev. Dennis Tongoi- Secretary
Mr. Dennis Tongoi is the Executive Director of CMS Africa based in Nairobi, Kenya. He is currently enrolled in a doctorate programme with the University of South Africa. He is married to Irene and they have three children.
Having spent nearly 20 years working with the Navigators, Kenya, he joined Church Mission Society (CMS) in 2002; first as the Programme Manager for Advocacy for Social Transformation, and then as Africa Regional Director.
He has been involved with various movements in the fight for Justice and Peace and has worked as a consultant in organizational development and human resources for local and international organizations. He was founding Chairman of Christians for a Just Society Kenya (CFJS), and Coalition for Peaceful Elections and FARST Africa. He was a consultant for Tearfund UK and Church Army Africa.
He is a gifted speaker and widely traveled, sharing his experiences and passion for mission and the development of leaders to transform society. He has lectured at Daystar University and is on the leadership team of Samaritan Strategy Africa (SSA) and More than a Mile Deep (MMD). He is on the boards of Care of Creation, Disciple Nations Alliance, Inc (USA), Karura Chapel Trust, Baraka Africa Funds, THE JUSTICE FUND, FARST (Faith Acts, Research Support and Training) Africa and Zara Investments Ltd.
As a writer he has published Mixing God with Money and co-written Building a Prosperous Kenya. He has also developed the Africa Version Study Guide for the book, My Business, My Mission written by Doug Seebeck and Timothy Stoner