Liz Gitonga and her husband Patrice begun homeschooling about 20 years ago, becoming one of the pioneer Kenyan homeschool families. Liz has a great passion for education and describes her homeschooling journey as one that has been pivotal in shaping her views on education. She co-founded one of the first homeschool co-ops for Kenyans and has subsequently founded 2 other co-ops that continue to grow strong. Liz is the founder of Veritas Education Africa, which advances the pursuit of Truth and virtue in education, founded on biblical priciples. Liz is a steering committee member of the East Africa Community of Homeschoolers (EACH), an organization that networks homeschoolers in the region. She also serves in the advisory board of the Global home Education Exchange.
Liz holds a Master’s degree in Education Psychology. They are blessed with 3 children, Gloria(23), Josiah(18) and Joy (15).