Mr. Kaemerz Dotiwala was born and raised in Karachi, Pakistan. Following his pursuit of education, he left Karachi in 1970 to attend the University of Portland and subsequently, a graduate study at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. A long-time resident of Houston, Mr. Dotiwala came for an internship with the Protocol Office of the City of Houston in 1975 and instantly fell in love with the city. He is an active member of the Zoroastrian Community, having participated in the initial founding of the Zoroastrian Association of Houston (ZAH), which is a member of the Federation of Zoroastrian Associations of North America, and as a Sunday school teacher at the ZAH. The current president of Q Environmental Inc., Mr. Dotiwala still resides in Houston. Mr. Dotiwala is married and together, he and his wife have two daughters.
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