Friends of Malawi, Grants Chair since August, 2017
Daughter of Janice Makwakwa RPCV Malawi 1965 – 1967
Maurina currently works for Steinberg Dickey Collaborative, LLP an Architect Firm for 8 years. Prior to working for S.D.C., As a Tech Savy, My Partner & I, own an IT Technical support business called, Lynex Services, LLC has been serving the Houston area since 2004, providing IT Support such as technical help desk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.
It's always been our goal to provide enterprise-level IT practices and solutions to the small business sector, with small business prices. Our experience has allowed us to build and develop the infrastructure needed to keep our clients up and running. Attended College in California.
I have also served on Malawians in Texas Organization at the Chairwoman for 3 years since 2013 to 2016. Collaborated Malawi at 50 with Malawi Washington Association (MWA) and the Malawi Embassy in Washington, DC. I also volunteer to work with Rice University 360, to help assist with all interns that come yearly in the summer to participate in their engineering program.
I am in the process of opening up a Technical School in Malawi. The Mission of Tikumana Inc. is to empower both educators and students to develop their knowledge and skill with computer technology as a tool. Create a unique environment in which people of all ages, can experience and use their computer and technology to perform research, learn what the world wide net can offer and put their abilities to a new height.