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Paul Mavima

Paul Mavima, Zimbabwean finance educator. Fulbright fellow, United States Government, 1994. Initiator, founding board member Grand Rapids Food Systems Council, 2001; Member of American Society for Public Administration, Southeast Evaluation Association, Academy Management (Best Conference Paper award 1997).

Background

  • Mavima, Paul was born on September 25, 1963 in Kwekwe, Zimbabwe. Arrived in the United States, 1994. Son of Gabriel Tranos and Theresa Mavima.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Zimbabwe, Harare, 1986. Master of Public Administration, University Zimbabwe, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration, Florida State University, 2000.

    Career

    • Administration officer Government Zimbabwe, Harare, 1987—1988. Lecturer University Zimbabwe, 1988—1994. Legislation policy analyst Florida Legislature, Tallahassee, 2000.

      Assistant professor Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan, since 2000. Consultant State of Florida, Tallahassee, 1996—1998, Michigan Association United Ways, Lansing, since 2002.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Initiator, founding board member Grand Rapids Food Systems Council, 2001. Member of American Society for Public Administration, Southeast Evaluation Association, Academy Management (Best Conference Paper award 1997).

    Connections

    • Married Sienna Ruregerero Juta, December 2, 1989. Children: Shingirirai, Michelle, Rumbidzai, Takunda.
    • father: Gabriel Tranos
    • mother: Theresa Mavima
    • spouse: Sienna Ruregerero Juta
    • children: Shingirirai Mavima
    • Michelle Mavima
    • Rumbidzai Mavima
    • Takunda Mavima
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    Born September 25, 1963
    (age 54)
    Nationality
    • 1986
      University Zimbabwe
    • 1991
      University Zimbabwe
    • 1987 - 1988
      Administration officer, Government Zimbabwe
      Harare, Zimbabwe
    • 1988 - 1994
      lecturer, University Zimbabwe

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