Staff

Executive

Milly Pekeur-Potgieter

Acting Executive Director

Milly’s experience ranges across different sectors, including government, the NGO sector, corporate as well as the philanthropic sector.

Althea Adonis

Executive Assistant

Her 14 years’ prior experience in PA / Executive Assistant roles has given her both the work-related and, importantly, interpersonal skills to fulfil this multi-faceted role.

Finance and Administration

Monica Zifo

Bookkeeper

Monica Zifo is the Bookkeeper providing support to the Finance team. She has had broad experience working with financial management systems.

Jacquiline Wadi

Front Office Administrator

Jacquiline is responsible for the management of the front office and provides general administrative support.

Programmes

Information, Expression and Accountability

Akiedah Mohamed

Senior Programme Officer

Akiedah is a filmmaker using the medium to explore issues of social justice and themes of freedom in human society.

Justice, Equality and Rights Programme

Adam Andani

Senior Programme Officer

Adam is a social development professional by training and has extensive experience in the NGO sector.

Mkhululi Mazula

Senior Programme Officer

Mkhululi passion for societal change led him to work as a community campaigns officer for a number of years before moving on to work as a Programme Manager across SA.

Research and Advocacy Unit

Nkateko Chauke

Research and Advocacy Coordinator

Nkateko is a human rights and social justice advocate and has been involved in social justice movements over the past 5 years advocating for the progressive realisation of human rights.

Martha Hungwe

Senior Programme Officer

Martha is passionate about research and advocacy for the improvement of the lives of vulnerable groups, with a special interest in community empowerment towards active citizenry and community-led initiatives.

Grant Support Unit

Charlene Nel

Grants Support Manager

Charlene enjoys developing and maintaining relationships that help people realise their full potential, propelling them towards achieving their goals with integrity and a sense of purpose.

Margo Newman

Senior Grant Administrator

Margo has over 13 years of experience working within the NGO sector in various capacities. Margo has always been passionate about women’s issues and has been a volunteer counselor for over 10 years.

Kaylene Jordaan

Junior Grant Administrator

Kaylene has worked in various organisations, where she has developed the administrative skills she utilises at OSF-SA.