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Emmanuel Kavumbi is a native of Africa, born and raised in Kenya and has been a resident of Texas since 1999. Emmanuel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health from Prairie View A & M University and a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Management from University of Texas Brownsville. Emmanuel also holds a degree in respiratory care thus making him a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) since 2009. He anticipates commencing his doctoral work soon.

Emmanuel founded GCPDE in 2012 after realizing how desperate students needed motivation to succeed in every area of their academics a vision that has positively impacted them greatly. He also realizes how motivation is desperately needed in the work place and GCPDE plans to invest it’s time in impacting workers to enhance effectiveness and efficiency.

At the beginning of Summer 2010 while in Graduate School at UT-Brownsville, Emmanuel received a call to do an internship from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) specifically with the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in Maryland and Washington DC area. PEPFAR is the single largest global response to a disease. It was launched by former President George W. Bush in 2003 with bipartisan support. This plan continues to change lives. It provides for complete service delivery in HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment. Please visit:

He has over twenty years of experience serving as a mentor and coach to youth locally and internationally. His experience in mentoring and coaching has evolved from personal to professional development.

As a Keynote Speaker/Motivational Speaker, he is appreciated for his unique sense of humor which makes audiences regale with laughter and leaves them begging for more.

He is a published co-author, researcher, well noted Keynote Speaker/Motivational Speaker and widely recognized for his high class commitment to leadership, professional development and excellence. His professional niches include: Keynote Speaking/Motivational Speaking for Students/Professionals on Leadership, Success, Culture & Diversity, Building Self-Esteem, Health, Public Affairs, Commencement Speeches, Resume Writing/Interviewing Skills and leading organizations to elite levels among others. He is also appreciated for designing and developing models of leadership or success in both academic and professional settings.