Our board members are the fiduciaries and steer Project Playground towards a sustainable future, by adopting sound, ethical and legal governance as well as financial management policies. The board is also responsible of making sure that Project Playground has the adequate resources to advance it's mission.
DR. VUYI SKITI
Dr. Vuyi, our Chairperson, holds an MBA in Management Consulting from the University of Stellenbosch Business School. She is experienced in designing and developing programme content for building capacity of health care managers. She works closely with partners in government and the non-governmental sector to provide leadership and capacity building for the use of routine health information to manage and improve health care service delivery. She has been working in the management consulting space specialising in TB and HIV programme management for 10 years.
Frida Co-Founded Project Playground and has since its inception in 2010 acted as the Director in South Africa. She has been residing in Cape Town since 2005 and been on a number of voluntary positions since then, amongst others LoveLife, the SPCA and Somerset Hospital. Frida's willingness and fierceness to create change is what has made Project Playground the incredible place it is for the children, youth and families who walk through the gates.
Lerato has an Accounting and Business background, with an MBA from the University of Stellenbosch Business School. Having worked for Nedcor Investment Bank as a project accountant, Citigroup Investment Bank (London office) as a business analyst, as accountant supervisor for Multichoice Africa Ltd, accountant for Gautrain (Bombela Concession Company) and as a Commercial Business analyst for Sekoko Resources. Lerato is also a board member of SAIBA; South African Institute of Business Accountants.
Nosipho is a qualified attorney based in Cape Town. Having graduated from the University of the Western Cape in 2012 she was admitted as an attorney in 2014 and has been in practice ever since. As a recent addition to the board, it is with great enthusiasm that she hopes to contribute to growing Project Playground and expanding its outreach.
Lorella has studied foreign languages at University of Milan; she speaks Italian, English, French, Spanish and Russian. Lorella Campi used to work as Responsible of External Relations and Events Organizations at the Modern Archive at the Architecture Department of the Università della Svizzera Italiana in Switzerland. She is involved with other philanthropic endeavours besides being a Board Member of Project Playground; she collaborates with FAI Fondo Ambiente Italiano, AFS-Interculture, and Banco Alimentare.