Okello Gloria Onika has an MSc in Agricultural Development, BSc in Agriculture and PGD in Cooperatives and Rural Development. She is currently a Business Development Specialist in the CAVA II Project at Africa Innovations Institute, Uganda. Over the previous nine years, she was the Head-Marketing and Extension at the Uganda Cooperative Alliance Ltd, having risen in ranks as a Production and Marketing Officer. She started her career
as a Research Scientist at Kawanda Agricultural Research Institute, (NARO), Uganda in 2004.