Dear JB Marks Alumnus

The 2017 Bi-Annual General Meeting of the JB Marks Education Trust Fund alumni is scheduled for Saturday, 26 August at EBMTC.
Please read through the notice with the terms and conditions as well as the descriptions of the available positions that alumni can apply for.
Should you have any questions, please send an email to or contact Welsina Sekanka at the office.

Your current leaders progress

The chart showing Nominees series.

Your Nominees

  1. Sicelo Masuku

    Position: Finance Committee

    Portfolio: Portfolio Head

    The trust is a section 18A NPO and we are a substructure of the fund which means our financial reporting has to be at least in line with the trust. I believe as a trainee CA, I have adequate knowledge on the different reporting requirements as it’s what I do on a daily basis.  Being a finance head requires more than availability and willingness, one has to have the technical expertise in order to ensure effectiveness and efficiency of his/her the department.  

  2. Sibusiso Dlamini

    Position: Portfolio Head

    Portfolio: Stakeholder Relations

    I am honoured to be for a leadership position within the JB Marks Education Trust Fund Alumni structure; and hereby humbly accept the nomination.

    It is my considered view and with confidence that I can execute the duties of the position to the satisfaction of the Trust Fund. 

  3. Melikhaya Soboyisi

    Position: Portfolio Head

    Portfolio: Student Development

    My name is Melikhaya Soboyisi from Matlosana (Klerksdorp). I have bachelors of Public Health from Monash University and currently pursuing my Masters of Science in Medicine at the University of the Witwatersrand. In 2011-2013, I was the student ambassador of the Junior Public Health Association of South Africa (JUPHASA). 

  4. Nandipha Tselanyane

    Position: Chairperson


    My name is Nandipha Tselanyane and I have been nominated for the position of Chairperson of the JB Marks Alumni. I am an Attorney by profession and a product of JB Marks Education Trust Fund.

    I have served in various positions within the JB marks Alumni long before I became an Alumnus myself. I served in the portfolio of Stakeholder Relations, Secretariat and elected as the National Office Bearer of Legal and Compliance.

  5. Molefi Moeti

    Position: Portfolio Head

    Portfolio: Marketing & Communications (Fundraising)

    I am honoured to be nominated for this position and I accept the nomination knowing that it comes with a lot of responsibility.

    I am currently studying Brand Innovation (Advanced Diploma) with Vega School of brand leadership in Randburg.  I have obtained a National Diploma in Marketing Management through Vaal University of Technology and I also obtained a qualification in Radio Production with Boston City Camous and Business College; which I was awarded the best academically performer.

  6. Thando Mota

    Position: Coordinator

    Portfolio: Community Outreach

    I am a 25 year old South African female who studied at the University of Johannesburg, and graduated with Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Degree in 2017.

    I also hold a Certificate in Basic Management principles from Oxbridge Academy in Johannesburg South Africa. Over and above my academic qualifications, I believe i am most suited for this this position because I have a passion for working with people, especially young people; I also regard myself as an agent of change and leadership.

  7. Tjotjo Kuhlase (TJ)

    Position: Vice Chairperson


    Thank you for the nomination, I hereby officially accept the nomination.

    I have been a member in good standing of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) for years. When you speak of JB Mark’s and NUM, I consider those two institutions my none biological parents, they are ingrained in my DNA, I bleed the Red of NUM.

    I hold a BTech(Mining), BCom degree and LLB degree. I’m a team-player, ambitious also have the appetite to learn from others, I’m tough, firm but fair. Vote for me as your leader and let’s take these two institutions to a different level.

    Aluta Continua

    Amandla, Viva NUM Viva, Long live the spirit of JB marks long live!