Our Team

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Jackie Loots
General Manager

Jackie makes sure that operations at UniCollege run smoothly and she does it with her characteristic smile and warmth. She has 21 years of experience in education and is always on the lookout for new ways to help UniCollege students thrive.

Gerda Robinson

Gerda Robinson
Quality Assurance Manager

With more than two decades of experience ensuring that the educational institutions she works for offer only the best standard of tuition, Gerda is the woman who makes sure that UniCollege is always at the top of its game!

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Gordon Downing
Academic Manager

With 6 years teaching experience and over 17 years in the graphic design field, Gordon is the perfect fit for Academic Manager. The best piece of advice that Gordon has been given is: don’t worry about the things in life that you cannot control. Simply focus on yourself and that which is in your control.

Cristina De Sa

Christina De Sa
Online Programme Coordinator

Christina makes sure all our students are well prepared to take on their studies at UniCollege. It’s no surprise that her favourite quote by Brian Tracy is “Make your life a masterpiece, imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do.”

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Donné Steyn
Programme Coordinator

Donne brings a number of unique qualities to her role at UniCollege, the most important of which is her positive mind-set and can-do attitude. “It encourages me to never stray from a challenge.”

Adele Bresler

Adele Bresler
Programme Coordinator

Adele studied at North-West University in Potchefstroom and is the newest member of the UniCollege team. She’s a big fan of tropical holidays and her favourite quote is “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”


Pfarelo Lukhalimana
Student Adviser

Pfarelo has over 18 years experience in education advising students on their career options and loves what he does because “I provide a service which can never be stolen or lose its value.”

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Quinten Van der Merwe
Student Adviser

Quintin has a passion for working with people and helping students make the right study decisions for their future. On his bucket list is a tour through the Amazon rain forest to see all the creepy crawlies up close!

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Paul Grobler
IT Manager

Paul is truly a jack of all trades and when he isn’t providing expert advice on IT systems to both students and staff, he is involved in video editing, organsing paintball competitions and has enjoyed hosting a radio show.

Brydan Liebenberg

Brydan Liebenberg
IT Assistant

Brydan studied IT Support full-time at UniCollege and liked it here so much he decided to stay! His big dream is to pack up his belongings and travel the world – which will have to include a stop in Japan because he is a big sushi fan!

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Santie Koen
Accounts Administrator