MumsVillage is a vibrant online village that provides resources, support and expert advice for pregnant women and parents in Kenya. Our Co-Founders created it as a home for Kenyan Mums to relax and express themselves among a community of like-minded friends. In this village you will find sympathetic Doulas, Doctors, Nutritionists, Fitness experts and Fellow Mothers.
As the Team behind Nairobi’s definitive online community for pregnant women and mothers, we are delighted to connect mothers in diverse communities and have a great time doing it. We strive to share cutting edge content and resources so our audience can achieve more of the MumsVillage experience.
Isis Nyongo- (CEO/Co-Founder)
Isis loves building and advising businesses that matter to Africa. She has made her mark scaling media and digital businesses across the continent over the past decade at companies such as Asphalt & Ink, Google and MTV. When she’s away from her Macbook, you’re likely to find her with family enjoying life under the Nairobi sun. Want to be more impressed? Follow her latest posts on Business in Africa on her LinkedIn Profile.
Delauno Hinson– (CFO / Co-founder)
Delauno brings over 15 years of experience in public and private equity investing, strategy, entrepreneurship and risk management to MumsVillage. Formerly an Africa-focused venture capitalist, Delauno spent extensive time evaluating and investing in early stage companies across the continent, as well as working closely with entrepreneurs on operational, financial and strategic development. Delauno has also spent extensive time as a global public equities investor with a focus on emerging markets covering sectors including: Consumer Products, Technology, Industrial Manufacturing, Payment Services and Transportation. Delauno graduated from Howard University, Magna Cum Laude, and earned an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Millicent Muigai- (Sales and Product Lead)
Millicent is one with the gift of the gab. She loves bringing brands and Villagers together. When she’s not out meeting new and exciting clients, you can find her dishing out her “Millisms” and testing out all kinds of new recipes to nurture her taste buds. She is currently enjoying her #YearofDeliciousness. You can find her on LinkedIn.
Brenda Okoth- (Consulting Editor)
Writer and Editor. Words and Music are her muse. Brenda is constantly learning that there’s a story behind everything. In Mitch Albom’s words, “Sometimes the stories are simple, and sometimes they are hard and heartbreaking. But behind all your stories is always your mother’s story, because hers is where yours begin.” Follow her work on LinkedIn.
Bernice Thuo– (Resources Manager)
Bernice is a vibrant young lady who is in love with life and eats it with a huge spoon. She loves interacting with mums and finding the right events and businesses that would make their journey even more enjoyable. In between chats with our MumsVillage community, you can find her exploring new travel destinations and sampling new music.
Sharon Mutua- (Digital Content Strategist)
Sharon is a creative at heart with a knack for guiding content creation process to bring brand meaning and identity. In between these moments you are likely to find her sampling new board games, reading novels and exploring different Nairobi Eats with her family. Find her interesting reviews on LinkedIn.
Yazmin Jumaali- (Social Impact Lead)
Yazmin is a black feminist and Social Scientist implementing the intersectional approach in life. She powers through life taking initiative and pushing boundaries to test various outcomes and identify an impact strategy that is optimal. As an avid traveler she aims to engage young mothers in this space by writing about travelling solo as a female. You can also find her on LinkedIn .