Grace Kelly Muvunyi, MSc

Student Service Coordinator

Grace Kelly Muvunyi joined the UGHE team as the Student Service Coordinator in September, 2020. Ms. Muvunyi holds a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition Dietetics from Abilene Christian University in West Texas, and completed her master’s degree in Global Health Delivery from UGHE. Prior to joining the UGHE team, Ms. Muvunyi worked with AmeriCorps VISTA in Texas to monitor the implementation of a pilot  community health worker program for rural settings. She has also developed and adapted nutrition education curriculum and presentations for a wide variety of audiences to improve nutrition knowledge, promote healthy lifestyles, and ultimately reduce the burden of NCDs in vulnerable populations. Ms. Muvunyi has used platforms and institutions such as TedXACU, and the Rwanda Diabetes Association to promote and advocate for nutrition literacy. Beyond nutrition,  Ms. Muvunyi is passionate about advancing global health equity through climate conservation, transformation of medical school education, and promotion of healthy lifestyles particularly among health professionals.