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Announcing the 2019 Advancing Real Estate Education Award

Photo of Gjenaii Z. Enciso Givhan

Photo of Gjenaii Z. Enciso Givhan

We are delighted to present the 2019 Advancing Real Estate Education award to Gjenaii Z. Enciso Givhan, of Los Angeles Valley College. Professor Enciso Givhan has been teaching for 15 years and is a full-time, tenure track Business and Real Estate professor at Los Angeles Valley College.

Professor Enciso Givhan holds a Masters in Business Administration with a specialization in organization leadership from Mount St. Mary’s University and a California Real Estate Broker License.

Professor Enciso Givhan’s efforts to promote student success in the classroom and community include revising the real estate program at LAVC and the addition of a real estate certificate of achievement, starting a real estate student career mentoring program, advising a real estate club with monthly professional guest speakers, and helping students build thriving careers in all areas of real estate practice.

The California Community Colleges Real Estate Education Center promotes excellence in real estate education by recognizing exceptional real estate faculty in the California community colleges. The center works with instructors to ensure quality instruction, actively encourages enrollment, and supports students seeking vocational real estate and appraisal education. Our goal is to help instructors prepare students for fulfilling careers in the global real estate industry through exceptional instructional practices, effective educational technology, and increasing support for diverse students. We support students by promoting real estate education programs and classes at California Community Colleges and sharing information about student scholarships.

Congratulations to Professor Enciso Givhan and thank you to the outstanding group of nominees for the 2019 award process. You can read more about the award here.

Emily Maynard