Category: Equal Representation and Participation
Over 33 years experience in ICT, 11 of which were in Technical occupations from programming to systems design and systems analysis.
Appointed as Chairperson from January 2016 for the SA Women in ICT Forum and has since concluded a partnership with Belgium IT Varsity to establish a class of 20 girls from previously disadvantaged backgrounds to study towards an IT Degree that is over 4 years. The aim is to prepare them to be readily absorbed into the ICT Industry when they complete their studies unless they get further opportunities to study toward an Honors or Master after this stage.
Chairperson of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment of the South African ICT Sector Council. The Council is taking the role of advisor to the ICT Industry Stakeholders and also assist the ICT Industry to support transformation initiatives that will benefit South Africa as a whole.