Stephen Tashobya is a member of the Electoral Commission.
Commissioner Tashobya is a lawyer by profession. He also holds an Masters of Business Administration(MBA) from the University of Wales, UK , a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Makerere University, Kampala. He is also a chartered secretary from the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).
Commissioner Tashobya served in Public Service as a state attorney in the Ministry of Justice and in the Private Sector as the Chief Executive Officer at Uganda Corporattive Transport before crossing to serve in the 8th (2006-2011) and 9th Parliament (2011-2016) as MP for Kajara County in Ntungamo District. While in parliament , he was the Chairperson of the Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs, which is mandated by Parliament to oversee the activities and programmes of various government ministries, departments and agencies, including the Electoral Commission.