Trustee, A Rocha International
Dr Florence Muindi is the Founder, President and CEO of Life in Abundance (LIA) International. She oversees the work in 12 countries in Africa and two in the Caribbean, as well as the support offices in the US, UK and Continental Europe. Florence is considered the industry leader in transformational community development work – a trained medical doctor specialized in public health who has pioneered LIA’s transformational development model. Florence has played an integral role not only in establishing a proven model and track record for LIA, but also in laying the foundation for implementation throughout Africa and the majority world.
Florence and her family have been cross-cultural missionaries for 25 years, initially serving among the Maasai in Kenya and then among the leprosy-affected in Ethiopia before expanding the work internationally. She is a wife to Dr Festus Muindi, a mother, an author and an ordained minister. She regularly speaks publicly about community development through the local church, empowerment of the vulnerable, sustainable transformation and Christian missions. Florence was awarded the Kenya Christian Professionals Forum Integrity Award and the Mtumishi Bora Award for 2018. She lives in Kenya.