ABOUT US

Meet the Team

Walrie Smith

Business Manager

Walrie Smith

N Dip Food Technology (TUT)
N Dip Packaging (Tech SA)
Business Management (Damelin)
Post Grad Dip Program Management (Cranefield)

Walrie interacts with parents and sponsors.
She also takes care of the day to day running of Grace Place Rehab.

Pastor Errol Holmes

Biblical Counselor, teacher and Pastor

Pastor Errol Holmes

Pastor (Rhema)
Innervision Life Coach
25 years of counseling.

Pastor Errol takes care of Sunday services at Grace Place and is one of our Biblical counselors.
He also teaches the Biblical Life Skills course to students.

Zamni Smith

Program Leader

Zamni Smith

Certificate in Architectural Technology (Inscape)
Life Couching certificate (Udemy)
Counselling Practitioner certificate (Udemy)
Professional Addiction Counselling certificate (Udemy)

Zamni is our Program leader for the ladies at Grace Place.
She coordinates the daily activities and looks after the ladies.

Claudie Orlandini-Pira

Biblical Counselor and teacher

Claudie Orlandini-Pira

BA Degree in Biblical Counselling from NBCC

Claudie is one of our Biblical counselors at Grace Place.

She also teaches the module on Financial planning - a biblical approach as well as art classes for the students.

Sister Ansa Kleynhans

Registered Nurse

Sister Ansa Kleynhans

Dip Nursing (ICU)
35 years of nursing experience including 10 years at rehabilitation facilities.

Sister Ansa is our registered nurse, who takes care of all our patients’ medical needs in a caring and professional manner.

Dr Helena Niedinger

Counseling Psychologist and Minister

Dr Helena Niedinger

D Phil Psychology (UJ) / M Div Theology (P)

Dr Helena is one of our Biblical counselors and is in charge of psychological evaluation and treatment of students.