Emma Mwihaki Kibiro is a Research Scientist with a vast experience in the field. She holds a Master of Science degree in Mycology from the University of Eldoret, a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from Moi University and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Mount Kenya University. She is currently pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Plant Pathology at the University of Eldoret.

She has previously worked as a Research Officer at the Nyandarua County Assembly, an Expert Reviewer at the Vick Agricare, and as a Research Scientist at the National Museums of Kenya.