Published on October 14th, 2019 | by Millennium Magazine Staff0
City of Columbia Hires new Human Resources Director: Dr. Tiniece Javis
Dr. Tiniece P. Javis is a native of Orangeburg, South Carolina. She was educated in Orangeburg public schools and is a 1991 graduate of South Carolina State University and a 1995 and 1998 graduate of the University of South Carolina with Master’s degrees in Mathematics Education and Educational Administration respectively. She also received her terminal degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2009. During her more than 28 years as an educator, she served as a teacher of mathematics, assistant principal, principal and human resources director in districts throughout the Midlands.
Dr. Javis has received several awards in the areas of management and leadership. She has also conducted professional development trainings on Leading an Effective Team and Diversity. She has two sons, John Wesley IV and Evan Daniel.
Her first day on the job was September 3, 2019.
“I am ecstatic to have been chosen to lead the City’s human resources department and I look forward to working with the staff to provide outrageous customer service……that is my goal,” stated Dr. Javis.