Our board & staff

PROTEC’s Board of Directors

PROTEC is governed by a Board of Directors appointed at the AGM and mandated through the provisions of the constitution. PROTEC’s Board consists of representatives from the private sector, education and the science and technology community in South Africa. Members are allowed no more than two terms of three years each, and are replaced during the elective AGM.

The Board meets four times during the year, and the Finance committee every second month. If the need arises, interim meetings are held.

The current Board of Directors includes:

Steven Ntlatleng


Balan Moodley


Francois Adriaan

(Chairperson of Finance Committee)

Mike Truelock

(Deputy Chairperson)

Professor Francis Faller


Jones Moloisane


Collins Makhado


Professor Anthony Essien


Antony Hlungwane


Reggy Zikalala


Refilwe Lesufi


Jesca Shamu

(Representative - Picture Not Available)

PROTEC’s Staff

Fannie Matumba

(GM Operations)

Julie Vivier

(Fundraising and Marketing)

Duduzile Ngoepe

(Senior Projects Manager)

Leeron Slimmerts

(Finance & HR Manager)

Maano Ramadwa

(Senior Project Manager -Telkom)

Khathutshelo Nzeru


Awelani Khakhu

(PA to CEO)

Letty Macezu

(Office Assistant)

Luyanda Mamane

(Project Coordinator - General Electric Foundation)

Malefo Masemola

(Project Manager - Physical Sciences Subject Specialist)

Sfiso Simelane

(Project Coordinator - Telkom)

Timothy Maneswa

(Project Manager - English Subject Specialist)

Serene Attlee

(Operations Manager - Telkom)

Ntombifuthi Nhlapo

(Project Coordinator - Telkom)

Nkokone Sehoole

(Project Manager - Mathematics Subject Specialist)

Thapelo Ndhlovu

Project Coordinator (Telkom)

Eleck Moyana

(Project Coordinator - Telkom Project)

About us

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