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1994: Gary Tyson served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Namibia in Opuwo beginning in 1994
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Gary Tyson can be contacted at gtyson97ayahoodcom
Country of Service: Namibia
Training Group: Youth & Sport
Cities you served in: Opuwo
Arrival Year: 1994
Departure Year: 1996
Set up a regional youth center from an abandoned building. Set up Opuwo's first public library.
All following questions are optional: Anyone from my group (or Opuwo) out there?
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Back to school. Earned MSW & MPH. Married and now Executive Director of 64 bed assisted living facility in Charleston, SC.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Taught me humility
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Anyone from Opuwo's youth and sport branch
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Go back to school. Great sanctuary from the reality of being back in the states.
Originally posted: April 5, 2008
Peace Corps Annual Report: 1994; Peace Corps Namibia; Directory of Namibia RPCVs; Messages and Announcements for Namibia RPCVs
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