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The Board of Directors consists of members each with specific portfolios. They are responsible for the strategic and financial management of Helderberg Development Centre. The Board meets quarterly, which includes one AGM.

Board of Directors

  • Dr Gideon de Wet
  • Nicol Alberts
  • Hanna de Wet
  • Pierre Malan
  • Paul Roux
  • Pieter van Niekerk
  • Kobus Moller
  • Anien Van Coller
  • Melanie Engelbrecht


The Management Board consists of members with specific portfolios, are responsible for the operational management of the Centre.

Managing Board

  • Anna Durand
  • Madeleine Esterhuizen
  • Melanie Engelbrecht
  • Hanna de Wet
  • Maggie Lamprecht
  • Neeltje de Beer
  • Nicky Mullineux
  • Pieter de Leeu
  • Susan de Wet

Executive Committee

  • Melanie Engelbrecht
  • Hanna de Wet
  • Irna Truter
  • Neeltje de Beer

Administrative staff:

  • Celeste Halford (secretary/administration)
  • Thandiswa Ntsingane (Administrative Assistant)
  • Randall Kokaan ( Gardening & Maintance)


Voluntary Lecturers:

The lecturers consist of a team of devoted and competent volunteers who are all well qualified.

Alberts Lida HIV/Aids & Life Orientation
Bezuidenhout Ina Personal Money Management
Cameron René Child Minding
De Beer Neeltje 1st Aid
De Leeu Pieter (& Josephine) Maintenace Manager
De Wet Hanna Course Manager
De Wet  Susan Bookkeeper
Engelbrecht Melanie Managing Director
Dr Engelbrecht Gerrie Bible
Esterhuizen  Madeleine Marketing
Futcher Hannie Laundry Skills
Grobler Petro Laundry Skills
Halford Celeste Admin/PA
Jerling Renata Kitchen Skills
Keeve Annette Personal Money Management
Kennedy Yolandé Cleaning Skills
Lamprecht Maggie Fund Raiser
Lategan Judy Kitchen Skills
Laubscher Francine Bible & English
Lombard Estelle Kitchen Skills
Lord Tootsi Sustainable Development
Sarie van Rooyen Placement Officer
Merrick Lynette Life Orientation
Mullineux Nicky Sewing
Nel Carin /Isabel Vroon STOP (Trafficking of People)
Ntsangani Thandi    Recep/Sec
Raphoto Johannes Kitchen Skills
Slabbert Riana Cleaning Skills
Truter Irna Personal Money Management
Van Niekerk Ina Bible
Van Rooyen Sarie Life Orientation & Placement Officer
Von Solms Ansie Kitchen Skills