ABOUT THE AUTHORS of beyond blood


DUNCAN KIMANI KAMAU grew up on a coffee farm in Central Kenya. As the son of a pastor, Duncan grew up with a heart for compassion and pastoral care, which eventually led him to engage in the AIDS crisis by activating local churches to care for the most marginalized members of their communities. Duncan serves as a Co-Founder and East African Director of CARE for AIDS in Nairobi, Kenya, where he and his wife, Rose, live with their three biological children—Keith, Abigail, and Annah—and seven adopted boys.


JUSTIN T. MILLER grew up in Fayetteville, GA, and has spent the past decade working to solve some of the world’s most complex social problems with the heart of an entrepreneur. As the Co-Founder and CEO of CARE for AIDS, he has dedicated his life and leadership to empowering people throughout East Africa to live a life beyond AIDS. Justin’s home base is Atlanta, GA, where he heads the US office of CARE for AIDS. Justin and his wife, Lindsay, have two beautiful children—Addie and Logan—and one on the way.


CORNEL ONYANGO NYAYWERA is a pastor, husband, and father. He serves as East African Director for CARE for AIDS, a nonprofit he co-founded in 2007. Cornel grew up in Western Kenya near Lake Victoria, where his passion for justice and inclusivity led him to engage in the HIV crisis that was destroying his community. Cornel and his wife now live and serve in Nairobi, Kenya. They have five children—Bryan, Justin, Sherry, Collins, and Cornel, Jr.

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