Staff and Governance


Zwelakhe Mankazana

An economist and businessman involved in a number of community development trusts.

Charles Nupen

An attorney and mediator, specialising in Human Resource Development and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Thabsile Levin

An educational psychologist practising as a developmental consultant. She is on the boards of a number of NGOs and established a community nursery school in the urban suburb of Yeoville.


Latiefa Mobara

A print journalist for over 20 years and currently the Public Advocate at the Press Council.


Tony Hamburger

With his wife and fellow psychologist, Hillary Hamburger, he founded Ububele in 2000. He has practiced as a psychoanalytic psychotherapist, consulted to various mental health NGOs and trained postgraduate psychotherapists. 

Hannah Yilma

Former Director of the United Nations Information Centre in Pretoria, she has worked in the office of the UN Secretary-General and UN Peace- Keeping Operations.