A highly capable and committed professional who has worked in the higher education sector for nearly four decades, and one who embraces the philosophy of; serve the student, serve the universe. Over two decades of leadership and management experience within student services, and in the promotion and support of all categories of local and international students. Expertise in the internationalization of education, the development of global relationships and collaborations, and in the facilitation of international staff, students, visitations and study abroad programmes. A skilled operational manager, with the ability to provide leadership and strategic direction, to oversee and performance manage staff and to work effectively within budgets. Possesses a friendly and approachable manner, treats others with respect and has the professional approach and skills required to develop positive relationships at all levels internationally, across institutions, and with academic and student bodies.
Education and Professional Experience:
Doctorate in Public Admin & Development Management; University of KwaZulu – Natal
Areas of Interest:
Internationalisation, Yoga, Meditation,Reading, Being outdoors with nature, gym, walking and sport.