Samuel joined Pamoja Trust in 2020 after serving as a housing rights advocate for over a decade. Olando has contributed to development of Right to Housing Policies and also had foot prints in the development on various legislations on land and urbanization,

community participation affecting the urban space and the nexus between urban communities and rural communities and on land related legislations and human rights and development discourses. He has also engaged with regional and international reporting mechanisms championing the social justice course. Olando is a trained Urban Sociologist having earned a Masters Degree from Maseno University. He is also a law student at University of Nairobi.