Board Members

Board Members

Jenni Gillies - Chairman

I grew up in the Maanhaarrand area, where my parents were weekend farmers from 1966 until they sold in 1998. It was on this farm that my first husband and I found our oldest child who was abandoned at just 6 months old. I have 3 adult children and no grandchildren which I am waiting for with less…
Herman Bekker - Vice Chairman

Herman Bekker - Vice Chairman

I grew up on a farm in the Magaliesburg area and matriculated at Bekker High School. After National service I obtained a National diploma in Agricultural plant production at the old Pretoria Technicon known today as the Tshwane University of Technology. After my studies I travel extensively for 2.5…

Catherine Rollinson - Secretary

I grew up and was schooled in the South of Johannesburg. My career started straight after school in the banking sector (Home Loans), from there I started my own recruitment agency and for the past 11 years I have worked in the piano industry attending to sales, marketing and the bookkeeping side of…

Maddy Harvey - Treasurer

My name is Maddy Harvey from Boonducks Farm, we have been members of Route 24 since 2018. It has been amazing to grow with Route 24, I look around at my fellow Routers and I cannot imagine myself not being a part of this awesome group of people. It is with great pleasure that I accepted the…

Leonie Minne - Marketing & Social Media

We go through life learning new things along the way. I believe a day of not learning, is a wasted opportunity. I am really loving the creative side of social media and marketing and growing our audiences. I grew up on the West Rand and have deep roots in the music industry. My early career started…
Dirka Oberholser - Additional Member

Dirk Oberholtzer - Additional Member

I was born and bred in JHB and have worked in the corporate world for approximately 25 years as a project manager. My wife Selome and I being nature lovers, have traveled South Africa and neighboring countries extensively and we have had the pleasure of our children who joined many times on these…

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