Severina has two sisters, and she is the eldest. Her father is not around, so her mother is bringing the three girls up on her own. She had to walk 3 Km. each morning to get to her primary school. She enjoys Mathematics, English and Science, and likes playing football. She was placed 10th in her examinations at Meserani Juu Primary School in early 2014. She would like to be a doctor one day.
Severina started her secondary education at Kipok Girls Secondary Boarding School in January 2015. In her first school examination sin November 2015 she gained a Merit (the second highest level of pass). She is being sponsored by Sarah & David Willox. Sarah is a primary school teacher and David works as an engineer in the chemical industry.