Lorraine Jagesar

Lorraine Jagesar is the Office Administrator at Africa No Filter, and plays an integral role in providing admin support to the Executive Director and team. She is also responsible for overseeing all contracts, payments and IT support. She is a confident, highly approachable individual who has a pleasant attitude and always willing to help.

Prior to joining ANF she worked at Shanduka /Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation for 15 years as PA/HR Administrator and also held various Project/Event Management roles. Lorraine was instrumental in arranging year end functions and team getaways. The highlight while at Shanduka was arranging the logistics and hosting guests at the 2010 World Cup for which she also received the Chairman’s Award.

Whilst at Shanduka, Lorraine also received many other accolades for being one of the top achievers and many “Living the Shanduka Values “Awards. Post the merger of Shanduka and Phembani in 2015 Lorraine worked as PA for the Phembani Head of HR, Comms and CSI as well as Company Skills Development Facilitator.

Whilst working within and closely with the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation Lorraine developed a passion for working with youth and school children, and still has a good rapport with many of the alumni of the Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust. Driven by passion to see people succeed Lorraine would like to work closely with the ANF grantees and see them work towards changing the prevailing harmful narratives about and within Africa.