Liesl Pretorius

Membership Number: SAF03268

Contact Details

Country:South Africa

Profession Details

Media:Newspapers, Internet - Website and Blogging, Social Media
Speciality:General, News, Training
Profession:Editor, Trainer/Lecturer, Translator, Subeditor, Project Manager, Social Media Expert, Journalist


Liesl Pretorius is an award-winning journalist from Johannesburg. She is a former editor of two digital news titles published by Media24. The Media magazine has recognised Liesl as one of the top 40 South African media people under 40. As an impactAFRICA grantee, Liesl launched Track My Mayor, a promise tracker aimed at keeping local politicians accountable. In 2019, she won the national data journalism category of the Vodacom Journalist of the Year awards.

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