The Judicial Service Commission is established under Article 171of the Constitution and consists of the following 11 members:
The Chief Registrar of the Judiciary is the Secretary to the Commission.
The functions of the Judicial Service Commission are to promote and facilitate the independence and accountability of the judiciary and the efficient, effective and transparent administration of justice and in doing this the JSC is to—
In the performance of its functions, the Commission is guided by competitiveness and transparent processes of appointment of judicial officers and other staff of the judiciary and the promotion of gender equality.
Hon. Justice Dr. Willy M. Mutunga, Chief Justice / President of the Supreme Court of Kenya
Hon. Dr. Justice Smokin Wanjala, Commissioner/ Judge of the Supreme Court of Kenya
Hon. Justice Riaga S.C. Omolo, Commissioner/ Judge Court of Appeal
Hon. Mr. Justice Isaac Lenaola, Commissioner/Judge of the High Court of Kenya
Hon. Prof. Githu Muigai, Commissioner/ Attorney General of the Republic of Kenya
Hon. Prof. Christine K.A. Mango, Commissioner/ Vice Chairperson, JSC
Hon. Ms. Emily Ominde, Commissioner/ Chief Magistrate,
Hon. Mrs. Florence Muoti Mwangangi, Commissioner/ Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
Hon. Ahmed Nasir Maalim, Commissioner/ Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
Hon. Mr. Titus J.K. Gateere, CBS Commissioner
Hon. Rev. (Dr.) Samuel Kobia,
Commissioner Gladys Boss Shollei, Chief Registrar of the Judiciary, Kenya/ Secretary, JSC