Rejoice Shumba is an astute, qualified, and internationally experienced PhD Sociology holder and CEO with solid expertise covering strategic management, team leadership, organizational management, socio economic research, entrepreneurship, academic lecturing, writing, and publishing. She is the CEO at Siyakholwa Group, an organization focused on helping communities and people become independent and realize their skills potential. She has led teams of various sizes and have gained experience in strategic management of non-profit organizations and social enterprises.
Rejoice has conducted research projects for various organizations and has lectured, supervised, facilitated workshops, examined students as well as conducted various projects at the University of Johannesburg, Fort Hare University and Washington University in St Louis. She possesses solid in-depth understanding and appreciation of systematic political, economic, social, and cultural realities, holistic human development constructs that contributes to the achievement and realization of social justice, and the creation of a fair and inclusive society for all people.