Dr. Walter B. Okibo is the new Deputy Director of JKUAT Kisii CBD Campus. His appointment was issued almost a month again and now he has joined up with the family of Kisii CBD today on Friday, the 22nd Aug. 2014. This family has highly welcomed the appointment of Dr. W. B. Okibo, he’s eager to start working with the rest to steer and lift the campus even higher than it is. In his opening remarks at his welcoming meeting, he stressed more on the value and importance of each and every member. How it is important to value one another, much so feel indebted to one another and most importantly be indebted to JKUAT Kisii CBD; for indeed the well being of the campus will directly impart to our well being. Also in the remarks he wouldn’t have missed to mention a key component in a successful team; Teamwork! The attentively listening staff keenly noted him
explaining the importance of teamwork, taking duties and responsibilities seriously, good hospitality by all staffs to our esteemed clients and stakeholders, and lastly though not the least, the need to be as one family irrespective of our cultural backgrounds, temperaments, political divide and many other areas. The Director Prof. J. K. Sigey, took the opportunity of this welcoming meeting to welcome two of our new staff members to Kisii CBD family, our Deputy Director Dr. Walter B. Okibo and Lecturer Mr. Antony Mwendwa. He also further emphasized on the importance of teamwork reminding staff members, employment terms are simply just that; it would be detrimental using that as a way to segregate anyone but would be of great interest that Kisii CBD campus embrace all staff members irrespective of their employment terms for we’re all one family of JKUAT. The Director also urged the staff to embrace the policies of Quality Management System (QMS) and Environmental Management System (EMS) for these will uniquely distinguish us from other competitors in this Kisii region, especially now that we as JKUAT family are about
to be ISO Certified with EMS.
On the vote of thanks, the COD – I.T & Mathematics, Mr. Abanti Cyrus did not hesitate to reassure our Directors’ of the hardworking staff that is behind them in giving support to their administration. He ones more echoed sentiments expressed by our new Deputy Director Dr. W. B. Okibo, with the hardworking team that is at their disposal it wouldn’t be hard for the campus to achieve transformation from Campus level to College status. Indeed this is our vision as a campus.