Mr. Mauricious Mutugi Maingi was appointed to the Board on August 28, 2020 as a representative of the irrigation farmers associations via Gazette Notice Vol. CXXII – No.160.
He graduated in 1969 with a certificate in Typing and Book Keeping from Thika Rebel College. He is a rice farmer with a wide knowledge in participatory irrigation management transfer and has acquired leadership skills through his potencies.
He has represented farmers as an advisor assisting the Scheme Manager in solving land disputes, plot allocation, solving conflicts among the farmers, and dissemination of information to the farmers from Scheme Manager and vice versa among others. Mr. Mutugi has also worked as the treasurer and subsequently Chairman of the Irrigation Water Users Association (IWUA) in Mwea Irrigation Scheme (Largest irrigation scheme in Kenya).