About - Executive Committee



Executive Committee

President Pat de Witt
COO Elvin Williams
Vice President - People Development Lebogang Maseko
Vice President - Marketing, Advocacy and Public Relations Lesego Mashishi
Vice President - Practice Development Elize Jansen van Rensburg
Treasurer Riette Smit
Public Sector Representative Aluwani Manenzhe
SAISI Representative Marie Greyling
INSTOPP Representative Haneke Jonas
WFOT Representative (co-opted) Dr. Helen Buchanan
Finance Coordinator Aletta Kietzmann
Office Coordinator El-lerisa Mohamed

Any of the Executive Committee members can be contacted via the OTASA Office

Structure and Functions

  • The President serves as Chairperson of Council and is responsible for providing strategic direction to the Association
  • The COO supports the President in providing strategic direction to the Association and is responsible for the overall operational functioning on the Association
  • The Vice Presidents are responsible for operationalising the strategic plan of the Association as guided by their respective portfolios and with support from the Standing Committees
  • The Treasurer oversees the financial operations of the Association and works closely with the Executive Committee and/or Council, to ensure sound financial governance within the Association