About the Authors

Christena Dowsett:
Communications Liaison, Africa

As a child, Christena lived in Kenya for several years while her parents served as missionaries with Wycliffe. She never really got Africa out of her heart.

After graduating with a degree in photojournalism from the University of North Texas in 2010, she worked as a staff photographer for the Texarkana Gazette newspaper. In 2012 she moved back to Nairobi and has worked across Africa as a photojournalist with international media and a communications consultant for nonprofits. She joined the World Concern team in March 2016.

She can be reached at: ChristenaD@WorldConcern.org

Edwin Kuria:
Communications Liaison, Kenya

Edwin graduated from Daystar University and has worked with World Concern for the last five years.

He can be reached at: edwink@worldconcern.org