Mutua and Stephanie Mahiaini
Photo by Steve Learned
Mutua Mahiaini International President

Mutua Mahiaini became the fifth International President of The Navigators in April 2015. He and his wife, Stephanie, moved to Colorado Springs from Nairobi, Kenya in April 2012 when Mutua began his role as International Vice President. Mutua committed his life to Christ at the age of 10 and was later discipled by The Navigators. Mutua spent two years in France earning his masters degree as a professor of French. He taught French in Kenya for two years before joining Navigator staff in 1981. Mutua and Stephanie were married in 1982. Stephanie has her B.A. in music and education and was also discipled by Navigators. Mutua was appointed National Director of Kenya in 1986, and in 1995 they moved to Côte d’Ivoire to lead the national work and coach leaders in other French-speaking countries. In 1998, Mutua was appointed Africa Regional Director. The Mahiainis have four adult children.