David KiraguDavid Kiragu
Emerging Leader Award

David Kiragu (01) was born in Nairobi, Kenya, where he lived through the completion of high school. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1997 and began his studies at ENC where he received his BS degree in Biology. David then attended Northwestern University where he received the Doctor of Medicine degree in 2008. He has just completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Chicago, NorthShore and is now serving as a Chief Resident until June 2012.

He married his wife, Jessica (Klebes, 01) in 2001, and they have one child, Jude Kiragu, who was born Sept 20, 2010.