Joined AIAIA Board: 2019
Diploma in Theology: Federal Theological Seminary,
Bachelor of Divinity Honours - University of Aberdeen,
Master of Arts: University of Cape Town - 1994
Doctor of Theology: University of Stellenbosch - 1999 (Church History and Church polity)
Professor, University of Stellenbosch’s African Centre for the management of HIV/AIDS in the world
Co-Founder, Stories Move Mountains
Pastor, JL Zwane Presbyterian Church
Trustee, Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR)
Trustee, Institute for Healing of Memory
Awards and Recognitions:
Winner of the State President Award (received from former President Mr Nelson Mandela) for the best community outreach programme forthe Eastern Cape Region.
Spiwo has served as a member of the Board of the Institute for Healing of Memory
Spiwo along with Ariella Tilsen (of vitaledgeconsulting.com) started a program called Stories Move Mountains whose aim is to bring together grassroots leaders (and their community partners) to explore personal and communal stories and to reclaim their identities as communities and as leaders.