Mr. Sam Rwakoojo is the Secretary to the Electoral Commission. He is therefore the Accounting Officer of the Electoral Commission. He is a graduate of Mc Pherson College, Kansas USA (BA Accounting Business Admin and Economics) He has served in various organizations here in Uganda and outside Uganda as an Accountant notably Hope International Foundation Pasadena USA, LAC USC Medical Center Los Angeles California, USA as a Fiscal Analyst, and later joining the Joint Clinical Research Center in Uganda as Financial Controller.In 1996 he was elected Member of Parliament to represent Rwemiyaga County in Sembabule District. He also served as Chairman on the Finance, Economic Planning and Development Sessional Committee 1996, and a member on the Defence and Internal Affairs Sessional Committee. He was a member of the standing Committee on the National Economy for Five years.