Emily Onyango

headshot: Rev. Dr. Emily Onyango


Rev. Dr. Emily Onyango is a bishop in the Anglican Church of Kenya (the first woman in the history of the Anglican province to hold such a senior position) and serves as senior lecturer and dean of students at St. Paul’s University in Limuru, Kenya. She earned a PhD from the University of Wales, as well as a ThM from the Asian Center for Theological Studies and Mission in Seoul, South Korea, and a BD from St. Paul’s University, Limuru. She is the author of Gender and Development: A History of Women’s Education in Kenya.