Romano M. Kiome
Kiome is permanent secretary in the Kenya Ministry of Agriculture. He was educated in Kenya up to his first degree. He obtained a master's degree in soil and water management at the University of Wageningen, in the Netherlands, in 1985, followed by a PhD from the University of East Anglia in 1992. His main research work is in computerized modeling of crop production for decision making in soil and water management regimes and prediction of sustainable land use systems. He joined the Board of Trustees in 2004.