Novena’s career in public relations and communication has seen her work with both public sector and corporate organizations over the last four years. Her skills include media relations, content development, internal communications, corporate communications, campaign design, crisis communications and stakeholder relationship management.
Some of the notable assignments Novena has handled previously include producing the Kenya Bureau of Standards’ (KEBS) newsletters, Developing a communication strategy and IEC material for the Ministry of Water and Sanitation during the Water Sector Reforms, Communication support for the Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) during their rebranding, Media relations for the Philips Back to Rhythm III Campaign and reputation and issues management for the Unclaimed Financial Assets Authority (UFAA). Other clients she has provided communications support for include Angelica Medical Supplies and Bamburi Cement Limited.
Novena is also an expert in planning and executing corporate events and some of her outstanding events include presidential events like the Ministry of Energy’s Kenya National Electrification Strategy (KNES) launch and exhibition and the ICAN 2018 conference.
Novena holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication (Public Relations) major from the Multimedia University of Kenya and is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Corporate Communication at Daystar University.