Hon. Wangari Methu is a County Member from Kipipiri Ward and the Majority Whip in Nyandarua County Assembly. She is the Vice Chairperson of the Public Administration Committee and Member House Business Committee;
She is a member of Delegated County Legislation Committee and Water, Tourism, Environment and Natural Resources Committee. She is also a Member of Special Funds Account Committee.
Before joining the County Assembly, Hon Methu was the area Chief for Kipipiri Location.
She previously worked as a Quality Controller at Homegrown Flamingo farm; Lab Technician at Miharati Secondary School and Lab Technician at the University of Nairobi Upper Kabete Campus in the department of Pharmacology and Toxicology.
Hon Methu holds a Diploma in Applied Biology from Murang’a University and another Diploma in Public Relations from Intercorrespondence Schools London (ICS). She is a graduate of a BA in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution at Mount Kenya University.
She has also received training on HIV & AIDS counseling skills and Home-based care sensitization from the Office of the President HIV & AIDs control unit; and also Paralegal and AP matters at Administration Police Training College (APTC).
She is a former student of Kangui High School.
On recognition, Hon Methu has received certificates of commendation twice from the Women Enterprise Fund for excellence in support of its mission. She has also received commendation from Kenya Primary School Heads Association for promoting education and fighting drugs and substance abuse in her location.
She is a mother of two boys- Calvin John Methu Aka CJ and Arnold Lee Gikwah Aka AG.