Meet the Team

Executive Team

Alana James
Country Executive Director
Corrine Jansen
Financial Director

Executive Support

Abigail Williams
Support to Financial Director
Rochelle Johnson
Admin & Data Management Support

Marketing and Communications

Traci Sassenberg
Team Leader: Marketing and Communications
Allison Ekstrand
PR and Donor Recruitment Specialist
Shannen Naude
Digital & Marketing Co-ordinator
Cleo Kleinsmith
Marketing Co-ordinator

Donor Request Department

Erna West
Head of Donor Requests

Patient Services & Donor Recruitment

Shamaa Sheik
Head of Patient Services & Donor Recruitment
Bonginkosi Kume
Trainee Team Leader – Western Cape
Xolani Hlongwane
Team Leader  – KwaZulu-Natal

Fundraising and events

Elaine Ngwenya
Regional Manager Gauteng & Head of Fundraising
Sindiswa Mgolombane
Fundraising Coordinator
Nontobeko Mpeqeka
Fundraising Support
Stephanie Berry
Regional Manager & Head of Events – KwaZulu Natal
Dushina Arran
PR & Events Specialist – Western Cape

Support Staff

Pumeza Mpeqeka
Donor Recruitment Support – Gauteng
Nockey Mkhize
Donor Recruitment Support – KwaZulu Natal
Zaiba Pangarker
Donor Recruitment Support – Western Cape

Formerly known as The Sunflower Fund