MEET KICS LEADERSHIP TEAM

 

Benjamin Thomas
Dr. Benjamin P. Thomas 

Director

director@kicsrw.org 

Hometown: Merrick, NY, USA.

Education: Doctor of Ministry in Global Christianity & Development from Gordon–Conwell Theological Seminary; MA in Christian Education from Gordon–Conwell Theological Seminary; BA in Economics from Hobart College.

Years in Leadership: 18, 7th at KICS

Favorite Scripture: “Not one of all the Lord’s good promises to God’s people failed, everything was fulfilled.” Joshua 21:43.

 

Dr. Ekwelum N
Dr.Chukwuma Ekwelum

Secondary Principal

secondary.principal@kicsrw.org

Hometown: Boston, MA, USA.

Education: Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, WI), M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Boston College (Chestnut Hill, MA), B.A. in Creative Writing and Literature from Trinity College (Hartford, CT).

Years in Teaching and Administration: 10, 1st at KICS.

Favorite Scripture: “In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.” Proverbs 16:9.

 

Kerry Munsey- Pri Principal
Kerry Munsey

Primary Principal

primary.principal@kicsrw.org

Hometown: Clio, Michigan, USA.

Education: M.A in Educational Leadership: K-12 Administration from Eastern Michigan University. B.A. in Elementary Education with minors in English and Mathematics from Saginaw Valley State University.

Years in Teaching and Administration: 12 years in teaching and 4 in administration. 1st at KICS.

Favorite Scripture: "Love each other with genuine affection, and take delight in honoring each other." Romans 12:10 NLT.

 

Janet Murenzi

Janet Murenzi

Director of Administration & Finance

jmurenzi@kicsrw.org

Hometown: Kigali, Rwanda

Education: M.A. in Business Administration, Majoring in Finance from Oklahoma Christian University. B.A. in Business Administration, Majoring in Accounts from Kigali Institute of Science & Technology and S.F.B.

Years in Accounting: 14, 5th at KICS

Favorite Scripture: “Call to me and I will answer you, I will tell you wonderful and marvelous things that you know nothing about.” Jeremiah 33:3

 

Kari Hanlon- Web
Kari Hanlon

Director of Teaching & Learning

khanlon@kicsrw.org

Hometown: Houston, TX, USA

Education: M.A. in Christian Studies from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, M.Ed. in Teaching and Learning from Clemson University. B.A. in Secondary Education and History from Trinity International University.

Years in Education and Ministry: 13, 9th at KICS.

Favorite Scripture: “…That they may be called oaks of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.” Isaiah 61:3.

 

Ivan Mbaraga- Web
Ivan Mbaraga 

Director of Operations

imbaraga@kicsrw.org

Hometown: Kigali, Rwanda

Education: MBA in Organizational Leadership and Development from Oklahoma Christian University. B.Sc. with Education [Biology & Chemistry] from Mbarara University of Science and Technology in Uganda.

Years in Administration: 10, 5th at KICS

Favorite Scripture: “So don’t fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10.