Executive Team

Mary Menell Zients, Founder
Michael Schoenfeld, Vice President, Public Affairs and Government Relations, Duke University
Executive Director, Laurie Bley, Duke University
Assistant Director,Sophie Rose, Duke University
Chief Advisor, Mapi Mhlangu, e.NCA
Public Affairs, Yavi Madurai, Black Box Theory
Consultant, Amy Selwyn, Storytegic

Editorial

Jennifer Cohen, Independent
Max Kaizen, Treeshake
Annika Larsen, e.NCA
Yavi Madurai, Black Box Theory
Mapi Mhlangu, e.NCA

Production

Amy Selwyn and Cornelis Jacobs, Storytegic
Bongani Ngomane, e.NCA
Nobuhle Simelane, e.NCA
Tatenda Bhunu, Photographer, Black Box Theory

Youth Team

Zola Brunner, eNCA
Busi Lethole, eNCA
Khetani Ngomane, Posterscope SA
Candice Wagener, Now Media
Alexandra Willis, Huffington Post SA

Student Newsroom

Kenneth Rogerson, Student Newsroom Director, Duke University
Please, check out the Student Newsroom Page for full details

Community Journalism Spotlight

Children’s Radio Foundation, Nina Callaghan and Michael Rafahdlt
Activate! Change Drivers, Nelissa Mgqualana
Special Thanks to the US Consulate, Johannesburg

Advisory Board

Justin Arenstein, Code for Africa, Hacks/Hackers Africa
Mich Atagana, Google Africa
Dinesh Balliah, University of the Witwatersrand
Adriaan Basson,  Media 24
Vinayak Bhardwaj, Open Society
Jennifer Cohen, Independent media consultant
Patrick Conroy,  e.SAT TV
Glenda Daniels, Wits University
Nic Dawes,  Human Rights Watch
Ferial Haffajee, Huffington Post SA
Anthea Garman,  Rhodes University
Gill Gifford, Health e-News
Raymond Joseph, Southern Tip Media
Max Kaizen, Treeshake
Robyn Kriel, CNN International
Lisa Macleod, Times Media Group
Yavi Madurai, Black Box Theory
Izak Minnaar, SABC
Dashen Moodley, SABC
Mapi Mhlangu, eNCA
Xolisile Moloi, Kamau Productions
Dario Milo, Webber Wentzel
Sisonke Msimang, Writer
Mohammed Nanaby, Media Development Investment Fund
Sisanda Ntshinga, Livity
Khadija Patel, Mail & Guardian
Pontsho Pilane, Mail&Guardian
Micah Reddy, amaBhugane
Kate Skinner, Independent media analyst
Sue Valentine, Open Society Foundations
Songezo Zibi, Barclays Africa Group, Ltd.

Special Thanks

Krivani Pillay, SABC
Asanda Saule, Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Charlotte Kilbane, Amargi Media
Megan Lubke, 702
Sbusisiwe Sibeko, Duke Alumni
Mayleen Vincent-Bester, South African Cities Network
Sharmal Chetty, Duke Corporate Education
Julia Cook, Duke Corporate Education
Christine Robers, Duke Corporate Education