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freelance/self-employed writer

Gaël Patricia Mustapha, American freelance/self-employed writer. Certified teacher. Recipient Mississippi Motivation award, Mississippi Senior Arizona Competition, 2003, Excellence in Educational Communications award, 1992. Neighborhood board assistant, Kailua, 1984; public relations assistant Democratic Political Campaign for Honolulu's First Women Mayor, 1980; Member of Green Valley Crone Circuit, Green Valley Writers (founder).

Background

Mustapha, Gaël Patricia was born on March 15, 1939 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Edward Joseph Doyle and Marion Maude Wilson.

Education

Associate of Arts, College San Mateo, 1963. Bachelor in Journalism, San Jose State University, 1972. Master in Communications, San Jose State University, 1973.

Postgraduate, University Hawaii, 1976.

Career

Freelance writer, California, Hawaii. Communications assistant San Jose Unifed School District, California, 1973—1974. Oral historian assistant University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1974—1976.

Communications assistant Department Hawaiian Homelands, 1976—1980. Complaint officer City and County of Honolulu, 1980—1986. Communications director State of Hawaii, 1993.

Freelance writer Green Valley, Arizona, since 1994. Founder Kailu Waiters, Kailua, Hawaii, 1980—1993. Part time journalism teacher Windward Community College, Kaneohe, Hawaii, 1980—1993.

Member Women in Communications, Honolulu, 1980—1993.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (childrens' book) Surfer Boy, 1998, Hula Girl, 2000, Haole Girl, 2002. Contributor articles to professional journals. Author: (novels) Cinderella's Croning.

Membership

Neighborhood board assistant, Kailua, 1984. Public relations assistant Democratic Political Campaign for Honolulu's First Women Mayor, 1980. Member of Green Valley Crone Circuit, Green Valley Writers (founder).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, art, photography, reading, dance.

Connections

Married Hashim Kema, August 15, 1980. Children: Keith A. Gouveia, Colleen Patricia Gouveia, Mari Catherine Gouveia Mondoy.

father:
Edward Joseph Doyle

mother:
Marion Maude Wilson

spouse:
Hashim Kema

children:
Keith A. Gouveia Mustapha

Colleen Patricia Gouveia Mustapha

Mari Catherine Gouveia Mondoy Mustapha