Ogweno Stephen is an optimist, visionary and an entrepreneur. He has served in various positions and organizations.He continues to serve as the founder and Chief Executive Officer for Stowelink Inc. which was his first organization whose work focuses on using innovation to enhance non-communicable diseases literacy and providing access to early diagnostic services.
He possesses strong business development skills and is professionally skilled in management, health innovation, strategic planning, and cross functional team leadership.
Besides his work in the health sector Ogweno has worked in the agriculture,marketing and the art fields which in which he has achieved masterfully and these experiences have made him an exceptional resource, leader and a broad spectrum innovative thinker.
Non Communicable Diseases, Innovation,Advocacy
volunteerism, health policy, youth advocacy
NCDs innovation, knowledge partner, consultancy
public health ,community health programming
leadership, mentorship, training
Entrepreneurship, consultant, strategic planning & leadership
leadership, mentorship, strategy
research, Entrepreneurship, programme, development
youth Entrepreneurship, training programme, leadership
value chain agriculture, food preservation innovation, Nutrition
BOARDS AND COMMITTEES
Young Health Programme In Kenya ,Plan InternationalAdvisory Board Member
Kitu Ni Kukachora Programme, Population Services International – KenyaMember of the national coordinating board.
National NCDs inter-sectoral coordination committee (NCDs ICC), Ministry of health and the NCD Alliance of KenyaYoungest board member.
Global Youth Meet on Health committee member. Chaired by HRIDAY – IndiaCommittee member Global Youth Meet
World Health Organization Global Coordinating Mechanism on the Prevention and Control of Non Communicable Diseases (WHO GCM NCDS), NCDs LabsCommittee Member WHO NCDs Labs
ENGAGING WORLD LEADERS
With Katja Iverson, CEO of Women Deliver .
With Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen, Chief Executive Officer, Plan International
With Dr Ines Strenja-Linić ,Member of the Croatian Parliament and Chair of the Committee on Health and Social Policy
with Jill Coates, Country Director Kenya, East Africa Cluster Lead · British Council.
With Jill ILIFFE – Executive Director – Commonwealth Nurses and Midwives Federation (CNMF)
With Dag Inge Ulstein, Minister of International Development – Norway
With Prof.Khama Rogo, World Bank Lead Health Sector Specialist.
With Prof. P. L. O. Lumumba, Founder, PLO Lumumba Fndn
With Dr. Githinji Gitahi, Global CEO Amref Health Africa
With the global AHAIC Scholars, AMIU Vice Chancellor and Mara Nakagawa-Harwood. Head of Implementation and Partnerships at Access Accelerated – IFPMA