Fr. Jerom Mkamwa
PARENTS 
Father: Silas Epimack Mkamwa
Mother: Clementina Augustino

BORN 
Date of Birth: April 1967 Village: Gare Ward: Gare District: Lushoto Region: Tanga Country: Tanzania

ORDINATION 
January 25, 2000: Deacon at Kipalapala Senior Seminary in Tabora, Tanzania 
August 13, 2000: Priest at Gare Parish in Gare, Tanzania
EDUCATION 
Primary School Education 
1975 - 1981: Std I-VII at Bosha Primary School in Bosha, Tanzania

PRIESTLY FORMATION 1985 - 1989: Form IA - IV at Soni Seminary in Soni, Tanzania
1990 – 1992: Form V – VI: St. Peter’s Junior Seminary in Morogoro, Tanzania
1992 – 1993: Pre-Philosophy Spiritual Year at Gare Formation House in Gare, Tanzania 
1993 - 1995: Philosophy at Ntungamo Senior Seminary in Bukoba Tanzania
1998 – 1999: Pastoral Year Internship at St. Mathias Mulumba Parish in Tanga, Tanzania 
1995 - 2000: Theology at Kipalapala Senior Seminary in Tabora, Tanzania

OTHER COURSES/ACHIEVEMENTS 
1999: Two-months Secretarial Course at St. Joseph’s Commercial School in Tanga, Tz

POST ORDINATION STUDIES
2007 – 2011: Licentiate in Philosophy at Pontifical University Urbaniana in Rome, Italy

WORK/MINISTRY EXPERIENCE 
2000 - 2007: Assisting Priest at Sakharani Parish in Soni, Tanzania
2012 - 2014: Professor and Formator at Kibosho Major Seminary in Moshi, Tanzania
2014: Assistance Parish Priest Hale Parish

CONTACT
P.O. BOX 294 Moshi, Tanzania
 Phone: +255689787578 
E-mail: frjmkamwa@yahoo.com

catholic diocese of Tanga