Licensed Master Social Worker – New York State Board Of Education, Feb. 2006
Masters Degree in Social Work – Yeshiva University , May 2000
Bachelors of Science (Marketing) – Touro College , June 1998
National Executive Secretary General for a very wonderful, Movement called UMUADA NDI IGBO, an organization that is family oriented with vision for peace and unity for the IGBO’S. Protocol Officer for New York Chapter for two years. I am very proud to be one of the founding members of this organization.
Igbo Organization NY
First female Vice President of -Igbo Organization, New York. An organization that holds the Igbo in Diaspora together till date:
Assisted with the daily running of the organizations events. Treasury for Igbo Organization for four years. Social Secretary for 3 years.
IMO Association NY
Currently Social Director (organizing yearly Summer events, monthly meetings and political events. Organizes other community affairs.
World Igbo Congress: Participated in World Igbo Congress Women’s Affairs.
Member Nigerian Social Workers Association:
- Coordinator for West African Coalition for Community Affairs under Administration for Children Services
- Organized community forums, social activities, and community education around children issues)
National association Of Social Workers:
I am a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual with 25 years of experience working with mental health and substance dependent individuals. Ability to adjust professional skills to various management venues. Proven leadership skills, including organizational, supervision and community outreach.
Chime Okafor Odera Gburugburu
A mother of two beautiful daughters who are standing strong in their own rights.
A grand mother of five 4 girls and one son.
I am blessed by God which is the most important of it all.