Meet the Committees

Safrea is run by volunteer committee members and one part-time administrator. The committee structure is as follows:

  • Executive Committee
  • Oversight Committee
  • Regional Committees

 

Executive Committee (exco)

The 2016/2017 exco is a group of volunteers who are chosen by nomination/election to take on portfolios to run Safrea on a daily basis. The current exco comprises:

  • Laura Rawden: Chair, WC representative, Website and IT & Innovation
  • Clive Lotter: Vice chair, GS representative,
  • Bruce Cooper: Executive administrator
  • Yvette Wilsenach: Treasurer
  • Marc van Sittert: Membership
  • Bethany Bye: Secretary
  • Kristina Gubic: GS representative and PR and Marketing support
  • Laura Dubber: Social Media 
  • Cherry Gammelin: PR and Marketing
  • Anneline du Preez: GN representative
  • Bryan Howard: EC representative

email: exco@safrea.co.za

Oversight Committee:  2015/2016

The Oversight Committee comprises senior members and senior media professionals who are elected for a two-year term. Their role is to oversee Safrea's executive to ensure that protocols are followed and that the organisation continues to grow and strengthen.

The current OC comprises:

  • Marina Pearson: Convenor
  • Arthur Goldstuck: Deputy convenor
  • Lynne Smit: Deputy convenor
  • Simon Pamphilon  
  • Lyse Comins  
  • Gareth Griffiths

email: oversight@safrea.co.za

Regional Committees (Regcos)

There are elected committees in Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Gauteng North. Each region meets regularly. 

EASTERN CAPE

  • Bryan Howard: Chair
  • Bruce Cooper: 
  • Adelina Gamatham
  • Sharon Salmon
  • Tim Salmon
  • Samantha Venter (consultant)

email: ecfs@safrea.co.za

GAUTENG SOUTH             

  • Clive Lotter: Chair
  • Kristina Gubic: Vice chair
  • Marc van Sittert
  • Sungula Nkabinde
  • Bethany Bye: Secretary
  • Candice Lee Reeves

email: gauteng@safrea.co.za

KZN       

  • Amanda Mathe: Chair
  • Meneesha Govender

email: kzn@safrea.co.za

WESTERN CAPE

  • Laura Rawden: Chair
  • Cherry Gammelin: Vice chair
  • Morgan Trimble: Secretary
  • Wayne Banks
  • Christopher Clark: Treasurer

email: wc@safrea.co.za

GAUTENG NORTH

  • Anneline du Preez: Chair
  • Palesa Matlala 

email: gautengn@safrea.co.za

 

 

 

 

 

Safrea is a Registered Non-Profit Organisation (NPO 114-297).
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