Staff Members

Chief Executive Officer
Elaine Basson
Diagnostics Centre Manager
National Extension Manager
Supervisor Processing Team
CIS Manager & GTD Technician
Personal Assistant: CEO
Cultivar Assistant
CRI Associate
Glynnis Cook
Programme Coordinator: Graft Transmissible Diseases
Dr. Paul Cronje
Portfolio Manager: Citriculture
Entomology Technician
Advisor
CIS Manager
Pethile Gama
Receptionist
Entomologist
Researcher
Dr. Tim Grout
Manager: Research and Technical
Budder
Programme Coordinator: Cultivar & Rootstock Evaluation
Researcher
Researcher
Supervisor Budwood Processing Procedures
Technician
Postharvest Pathology Extension Consultant
Maintenance Manager
Liezl van der Linde
Events & Operations Coordinator
Technician
Dr. Aruna Manrakhan
Research Entomologist
Programme Coordinator: Fruit Fly
Budwood Cutting Assistant
Researcher
CFB Manager
Area Extension Manager
Supervisor Budwood Cutting
Entomologist
Programme Coordinator: Fruit & Foliar Diseases incl. CBS
Bookkeeper | Creditors
Orchard Irrigation
Assistant Budder
Dr. Jan van Niekerk
Portfolio Manager: Disease Management
Technician
CFB Admin Assistant
Jon Pinker
Process Manager
Wilma du Plooy
Postharvest Disease Research and Programme Coordinator
Maintenance Assistant
Area Extension Manager Central Region
Tshidi Ramabu
Research Administrator
Michelle le Roux
CIS Administrator
Research Technician
Jakkie Stander
Programme Coordinator: Flowering and Fruit Set
Chanel Steyn
Molecular Diagnostician
Technician & Part-time Librarian
Christine Stoppel-Grove
Finance Manager
Cultivar Evaluator
Bella Thulare
Bookkeeper | Debtors
Supervisor Maintenance
Cultivar Evaluator Assistant