Raymond Mutava was born in the Machakos District in Kenya. In his role as country consultant for World Renew in Uganda, Raymond works primarily in transformational development and food security. Raymond works with partners in Uganda to improve food security through sustainable intensification in agriculture, improving livelihoods through micro-financing at the village level, improving community health through community based health programs.

Raymond has a Diploma in Range Management (Egerton University, Kenya), Diploma in Community Based Development (PREMESE Africa Institute, Kenya), BA in Agriculture (Dordt College, USA), MSc. and PhD in Agronomy (Kansas State University, USA).