Kayiteesi Rebecca is an undergraduate student pursuing bachelor of science in agriculture at Makerere University-Uganda under the MasterCard foundation scholarship. She was born on the 9th June 1998 and the third born of four. She is the founder of Mushroom Hill and also the farm director of the same.
Her growing up in a less privileged community motivated her to become an agent for social change and she has given back to her community in several ways which include providing free extension services to farmers in her community, this involves training farmers on the improved methods of production to increase the output thus improving their livelihood.
She has volunteered with various organizations for the purpose of community development for example the red cross and girls alive Uganda. She is passionate about transformative leadership and giving back. During her free time, Rebecca loves traveling, reading novels, and making new friends.