Commissioner Abigael Mbagaya Mukolwe holds a Master of Urban Management (MUM) and a Bachelor of Arts in Land Economics (Hons) from the University of Nairobi. She is a Full Member of the Institution of Surveyors of Kenya (MISK), Valuation and Estate Management Surveyors Chapter and is a Registered Valuer. She is an alumni of the International Visitor Leadership Programme (IVLP) Governance Programme. Before joining the Commission, she worked as a Corruption Prevention Specialist at the Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission, focusing on the land and Public Service sector. She has wide experience in governance, anti-corruption and fraud prevention. She has written papers, reports and researched extensively in corruption prevention strategies.
She has consulted for other countries and international bodies including United Nations on issues of good governance. She has over 22 years of work experience in both public and private sectors.