Jacinta Wangari joined Mikono Knits in February 2012 as a machine-knitting trainer. As of September 2013, she works as a full time employee as a supervisor in the workshop.

She is married and blessed with two girls, Elizabeth 9 and Harriet 5. Jacinta’s interests apart from knitting are cooking, homemaking and spending time with her family. She describes herself as humble but strong willed and strong minded. Her philosophy is that “life is what you make it, and one should make the best of what one has”.