Deputy Speaker

Hon. Leonard Soita – Deputy Speaker of the County Assembly


Born in 1976, Hon. Leonard Soita is the Deputy Speaker of the second County Assembly of Kakamega. The Deputy Speaker is the chairperson of Liaison Committee (committees of the Whole House) and shall preside over committees of the Whole House. He is also the vice chairperson of the speaker’s panel.

Educational Background.

He holds a Diploma in Sales and Marketing from the Kenya Polytechnic University College.

Previous Positions Held.

Hon. Soita worked as Regional Sales Manager at Arm Cement Limited (2017-2016) and at Kisumu Coca-cola Equator Bottlers Limited (2016-2015) in the same capacity.

In September 1996 to December 2000, he worked as a partner at Omollo & Buluma Company Advocates and in 2001 to date, he has worked as a partner at Buluma & company Advocates.

In 2015, he was the Trade Development Manager at SBCK Limited, Senior Sales Representative Kericho (2015-2014), Sales Representative Equator Bottlers Limited (2013-2011), Barclays Bank Kenya Limited in Retail section (2008-2007) and also at the Barclays Bank Kenya Limited in Supplies section (2006-2004).