Country of Residence: Kenya
Francis Thairu attended the Mombasa Polytechnic University, Kenya & the University of UAB at Birmingham, USA. He majored in Mechanical Engineering and Mechanical Structural and Sculptural Design. Francis worked for Bamburi Cement as a production and maintenance supervisor for 17 years and serves as the director for the Mwimuto General Contractors (Kenya) and City Auto and Trucks (Birmingham, the USA).
Francis is a member of the Fountain of Hope Life Centre advisory board and is responsible for fundraising and publicity campaigns in the US where he partially lives with his wife Regina Njeri and their two grown-up children. A devout Christian, his hobbies include art, automobiles, and reading.