Welcome to Trans-Nzoia County

Our Mission is to facilitate transformative development, service delivery and good governance for sustainable socio-economic development and Our Vision is to be an outstanding agro-industrialized County with high quality of life for residents.

The Deputy Governor

The Deputy Governor

Hon. Philomena Bineah Kapkory

Hon. Philomena Bineah Kapkory serves as the esteemed Deputy Governor of Trans-Nzoia County, bringing a wealth of expertise and experience to her role in county governance.

Her blend of academic qualifications, professional experience, and leadership skills makes her a valuable asset to  Trans-Nzoia County. As the Deputy Governor, she remains committed to serving the people of the county and contributing to their socio-economic development and well-being.

Education Background

Hon. Philomena’s academic journey reflects her commitment to excellence and continuous learning:

  1. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Project Management (Monitoring and Evaluation) from the University of Nairobi, demonstrating her dedication to advancing her knowledge and skills in the field of project management and evaluation. (2019 – 2023)
  2. Master’s Degree in Project Planning and Management from the University of Nairobi, where she honed her expertise in strategic planning and project implementation. (2015 – 2018)
  3. Diploma in Marketing from CIM | The Chartered Institute of Marketing, enhancing her understanding of marketing principles and strategies. (2008 – 2009)
  4. Diploma in Banking Part 1 (Banking and Financial Support Services) from the Kenya National Examinations Council, laying the foundation for her proficiency in banking operations and financial management. (1997)
  5. Bachelor of Business Management (Human Resources Major) from Moi University, where she graduated with First Class Honours, showcasing her academic excellence and dedication to her field of study. (1995)
Professional Background

Hon. Philomena Bineah’s professional journey is characterized by her expertise in the banking industry and her proficiency in monitoring and evaluation: With a background in banking, Hon. Philomena brings a deep understanding of financial systems and management to her role as Deputy Governor. Her experience in monitoring and evaluation equips her with the skills to assess the effectiveness of government programs and initiatives, ensuring accountability and transparency in governance.

Skills and Expertise

Banking Expertise : Hon. Philomena’s background in banking provides her with a strong foundation in financial management, risk assessment, and regulatory compliance.

Monitoring and Evaluation : Her expertise in monitoring and evaluation enables her to analyze the impact of government policies and projects, facilitating data-driven decision-making and continuous improvement.

Strategic Planning : With her academic background in project management and planning, Hon. Philomena possesses the skills to develop and implement strategic initiatives that drive development and progress in Trans-Nzoia County.

Honours/Award: MBS


Banking & Finance 94%
Monitoring & Evaluation 90%
Strategic Planning 88%