Fondo is the County Program Manager for Taita-Taveta on the GDI Africa team. Before joining GDI, Fondo worked as Project Manager for the Food Assistance project in Dadaab and as Project Manager for the Drylands Development program for the World Vision Kenya-Machakos Site.
Fondo has also worked as the Project Manager for Governance, Environmental Conservation and Livelihoods, which was funded by World Vision Canada. Prior to that, he worked with Kenya Seed Company as a Field Officer in the North Rift – Kenya for over 17 years with World Vision in their livelihoods, food security and emergency aid programs, and with the Ministry of Agriculture.
Fondo is a trained Agricultural Engineer from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) – Kenya. He also holds a certificate in Project Management from JKUAT and is a member of the Rain Water Harvesting group.