Rethabile Mashale-Sonibare

Board Chairperson Rethabile Mashale-Sonibare  is Director of Thope Foundation (www.thopefoundation.org), a non-profit organisation providing primary school support programmes to young girls in Khayelitsha. She is co-founder and lead consultant of a management and...

Sandra Hamman

Secretary Sandra  is a Learning Support Teacher in Metro South Education District in Cape Town. She works at St James Primary School and Bay Primary School and is passionate about supporting young children to achieve their potential....

Pam Picken

Mrs Pam Picken holds a B.A. Degree, a Graduate Certificate in Education and an H.E.D Post-Graduate Pre-Primary. She has worked passionately in the field of early childhood development for 36 years – as a teacher; as a consultant to Rainbow Chicken Farms Corporate...

Dr Mantoa Rose Motinyane-Masoko

Mantoa Motinyane-Masoko is currently a senior lecturer and Head of African Languages and Literatures in the School of Languages and Literatures at the University of Cape Town. She has authored, edited and translated Sesotho and isiXhosa school text-books and...

Shelley von Seidel

Mrs Shelley von Seidel holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree and has been a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants since 2006.  She also has a B.A Degree majoring in English and Economics. Shelley has worked as an accountant for the First Rand...

Mignon Hardie

Mignon Hardie is the executive director of the FunDza Literacy Trust, a nonprofit organisation dedicated to growing a culture of reading and writing among South African teens and young adults, and she is a director of Cover2Cover Books, an independent publisher. She...