Lindah Jelagat Kiyeng was born on 3rd September 1992 to David Kiyeng and Rossy Jebet Keitany.
She is the firstborn in a family of 3 children.
Lindah Jelagat Kiyeng Education
She went to school at St Nicholas Primary School Nairobi where she completed her primary education. She then proceeded to Kapropita girls secondary school where she completed her secondary education.
Upon completion, she enrolled at Strathmore university to pursue a degree in IT but she quickly realized that she wasn’t passionate about IT and she ended up dropping out and pursuing journalism and pr at St Paul’s University.
Lindah Jelagat Kiyeng Career
Lindah Jelagat Kiyeng also got her first job in radio while on campus, worked in different media houses, and opened a popular YouTube channel. She graduated with honors in 2017.
After completing her education she realized she had developed a passion for public relations and opened a pr firm using her savings.
She also got recruited and joined the UNCTAD youth action hub Kenya under UN where she is currently their corporate affairs manager and spokesperson.
Lindah Jelagat Kiyeng Achievement
She has appeared on the top 30 under 30 list several times and is considered a mentor to young women and entrepreneurs.
She always states that her family of strong women including her daughter Leilani Bett is her inspiration and muse.
In 2020 she was named woman of the year by news 9 and one of the most influential voices of our time by Corporate Kenya magazine
Influential women in media and pr by Larry News Kenya and Exceptional women in PR and media by Jakenya News