Meet the Team

The Funda Wande team is a made up of a group of full-time staff based in Cape Town and in the Eastern Cape. There are also part-time contributors from a number of South African universities and literacy NGOs.

Cape Town Office


Nic Spaull

Project Director

Melanie Smuts

Project Manager

Nwabisa Makaluza

Research & Relations

Nangamso Mtsatse

Research & Relations

Jolene Gallet

Logistics Manager

Khanya Mpahlwa

Senior Video Editor

Lucille Moleko

Learning Designer

Juliah Maphutha

Head of Sotho

Owain Oosthuizen

Graphic Designer

Zuks Emmanuel

Editor & Film Support

Siphokazi Gwentshula

Administrator

Clare Verbeek

Content

Thina Daniel

Assistant Editor

Vusumzi Mkhangeli

Media Support

Xolisa Kamteni

Graphic Desiger

Eastern Cape Office


Zameka Lubelwa

Head Coach

Ayanda Mtsatse

Program Manager

Sarah Murray

Content

Ntsika Kitsili

Coach

Tutula Diniso

Coach

Thobeka Ndamase

Coach

Luleka Sonjica

Coach

Permie Isaac

Coach

Glory Maxakana

Coach