Elizabeth Muthoni Nderitu is a Kenyan from Nyandarua County in Central Kenya. She was born in a family of seven being the fourth born. Her father passed on when she was 10 years old and her mum who was jobless had to work very hard day and night to bring them up. Life was very hard and everyday was a struggle. Elizabeth worked extra hard through her primary school and was awarded a full scholarship to Kisima High school where she realized that she had a great passion for agriculture. After high school she awarded yet another scholarship to EARTH University to pursue agriculture. She is currently enrolled at Egerton University, Kenya pursuing a Master of Science in Community Studies and Extension under MasterCard@RUFORUM Scholarship.
She aspires to escalate above all obstacles and leave a positive impact on peoples’ lives and to work hard as possible for the society so as to give back and make some tangible difference in the world. She also wants to be a role model to others.