SIMON PARKESIAN, Manager of UNIDO, (United Nations Industrial Development Organization)
Simon is the Manager of UNIDO, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization in the village of Olosho-Oibor. The organization provides electricity to the government school, dispensary, village church, and the Rescue Center for Girls through a 3 phase generator.
Simon works effortless to improve the living conditions for the people of Olosho-Oibor. He is the “go-to,” guy whenever someone visits the village. Julie and Rosemary work closely with Simon and he is a valued resource in assessing and determining the needs of the Maasia in the community in which they serve.
Simon was born and raised in Olosho-Oibor, along with his 5 brothers and 6 sisters. He was educated and received his diploma in Sales Marketing and Management from Griffin College in Nairobi. He is married to a teacher, Sylvia, and has 2 young sons. Simon is a loyal friend to the many Mzungus (white-faced people), and has us laughing every time we are with him.
Visit Simon on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/simon.parkesian