Eng. Kiplagat was appointed as Board Member on February, 10, 2020 as an alternate to the Principal Secretary, State Department of Crop Development and Agricultural Research. He is currently the Director/ Chief Engineer, Agricultural Land and Environment Management. Eng. Kiplagat has a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Engineering from Egerton University and a Master’s Degree in Project Planning and Management from the University of Nairobi and is currently pursuing a PhD in Project Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology.
Eng. Kiplagat has attended several seminars and workshops both locally and internationally on irrigation management and is a member of the Engineer’s Board and Institution of Engineers of Kenya, Kenya Institute of Management as well as certified Monitoring and evaluation professional from the Kenya Institute of Management, Kenya. He has been in the Civil Service for over 29 years working in different stations and institution including the Authority.