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					                                                   CURRICULUM VITAE

                                            OKECH SEBASTIAN ONYANGO
                                           Games Tutor, University of Nairobi
                                            E-mail: sookech2003@yahoo.com
                                     Cell Phone: +254 722 705965
                                                 +254 733 741 788

PERSONAL DETAILS

Citizenship                     :         Kenyan
Current Position         :      Games Tutor, Kenya Science Campus,U.O.N.
Work Address             :      University of Nairobi, P.O. Box 30197 Nairobi, 00100
Personal Address         :      Box 28143, Nairobi, 00200
Marital Status           :      Married with 2 Children
Date of Birth        :       16/04/1960

Languages            :       English, Kiswahili, French (elementary), Dholuo

EDUCATION/ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION S

2005                            :         Master of Business Administration,
                                          MBA (Strategy and Human Resource Management),
                                          University of Nairobi.

1984                            :         Bachelor of Education, (Hons)
                                          B.Ed (Physical Education)
                                          Kenyatta University
ACADEMIC PURSUITS

Currently, I am pursuing higher studies in the following stated areas:

1- A PhD in Business management at the school of business of the University of Nairobi

2- An MSc degree in Recreation and Sports Science at Kenyatta University


RESEARCH AREAS

       1.   Governance issues and principles in sports
       2.   Psycho-social issues in sports coaching
       3.   Effectiveness of sports federations
       4.   Corporate social responsibility
       5.   Management and marketing of sport facilities
       6.   Sponsorship relationships in sport


CURRENT ROLE AND DUTIES

My duties include;
         Coordinating student sports activities
         Fiscal planning and control for sports activities
         Teaching and coaching of sports teams
         Supervision of student sports leaders
         Organizing sports tournaments and fixtures
         Supervision of ancillary staff
         Planning for and procurement of sports equipment
         Maintenance planning for the sports facilities
         Marketing and hiring sports services and facilities
         Preparation and revision of strategic plans
         Liaising with National sports federations
         Departmental environmental audit
         Coordinator of staff and student improvement seminars and courses


WORK EXPERIENCE


2001 – To date           :      Games Tutor, U.O.N.

1990-2000                :   Assistant games tutor, U.O.N.

1987 – 1990                     :         Lecturer in Kenya Science Teachers College.
                                          I worked as a lecturer in Physical education and
                                       as a sports manager.
1984-1987           :     Lecturer in Mosoriot Teachers College




OTHER SKILLS

I consider the following to be the skills that make me most suitable for the job of Director of sports and games at the
University of Nairobi

My experience as a Trainer


         Mosoriot Teachers Training College (1984 – 1987)
         Kenya Science Teachers’ College (1987 – 1990)
         Outward Bound Mountain School Trainer (1991)
         Teaching/Training National Sports Referees and Umpires.
         Teaching Life Skills to teenagers at church Sunday school
         Conducting management and administration courses for sports managers.

My experience in Planning and Competition Operation Skills

         I have contributed in drawing strategic plans for schools and universities for the purpose of sports development
          and competition planning.
         Extensive financial planning experience as the current National treasurer of Kenya Netball Federation and
          Kenya stocksport Federation
         Fixtures and event planning at university and National levels
         Organizing Volunteers in pools to manage Netball in Kenya
         I have promoted strategic values such as peace building, sponsorship, change management and
          institutionalizing of sports tournaments
         Extensive experience in competition planning regarding venues, resources, security, government links,
          contracts, permits, health, safety, staff committees and finance.
         I have promoted Record keeping and succession planning together with partnership formation as ways of
          initiating and sustaining netball clubs in Kenya


My Organizational and Consultancy Skills
       I am particularly keen on time management, resource monitoring, innovation, teamwork and Key result areas
        which are critical in Sports management
       I believe in prompt and accurate communication both written and oral including networking and applying
        communication skills which influence people at all levels
       I am able to work under pressure while maintaining strategic perspective and meeting set targets within
        specified time frames
       I posses business planning training and skills, analytical skills and change management experience which are
        all useful in a consulting environment
       I am proficient in MS word and PowerPoint, MS Excel and MS Internet explorer which do contribute to my skills
        in consultancy.

My Interpersonal Relationships

         My attributes include honesty, confidence, a team player, diligent, self-motivated and a hard worker who is able
          to influence and build relationships
         Able to exercise independent judgment and work with little supervision
         Able to communicate information clearly both orally and in written in English, Swahili and French(basic)
         I am sensitive to diverse cultures having widely traveled and interacted with people from Bosnia, Switzerland,
          Croatia, Germany, Tanzania, Uganda, Namibia, Austria, Egypt and U.S.A.
         I believe in workplace diversity based on culture, religion, ethnicity, race, gender, age or disability challenges as
          a means of promoting synergy.
         I work with over 50 senior netball umpires,over100 school coaches and administrators in netball, hence I am
          able to provide leadership and see things from other people’s point of view
         I do provide support and empowerment to netball volunteer staff through capacity building and strengthened
          volunteer networks


NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS

(a)       Refereeing and judging
                  International/East Africa Umpire – Netball
                  National Judge – Athletics, Field Hockey
                  National Stock sport Championship
                  National timekeeper – Athletics, Swimming
                  National referee – Football
                  National Judge – School Gymnastics

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(b)   Sports Leadership Roles
              Chairman, Kenya Netball Federation, Nairobi Province
              Treasurer, Kenya Colleges Sports, Kenya Stocksport federation and Kenya Netball Federation
              Secretary, Kenya Universities Sports
              Vice Chairman, Kenya Hockey federation

(c)   Facilitation Experiences
                Trainer in short courses for sports managers on tournament organization
                Training of sports associations on design and construction of sports facilities.
                Sports emergency first Aid and massage practice
                Training National Umpires in Netball, Hockey, Athletics, Basketball, Volleyball and Football.

(d)   Other Management Experiences
             Managing University Sports teams and ensuring strategies are developed, targets achieved through
              proper planning and regular appraisal.
             Planning and executing training and development for student sport leaders.
             Participated in designing a long term strategic plan for the University sports department.
             Participated in initiating and implementing sports entrepreneurship projects.
             Sports counseling for students in competitive university sport

REFEREES




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