Kimathi Muiruri

Kimathi Muiruri supports the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment’s research and programmatic work on land, agriculture & food systems. He received a BA with highest distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he studied African history and environmental studies as a Morehead-Cain Scholar. As an undergraduate, he researched community-based climate change resilience and United States federal policy under a leading investigator at the UNC School of Law and worked for social equity-focused nonprofit organizations in St. Louis, MO and Jacksonville, FL. He is originally from Toronto, Canada.