Management Board

Dr Pat Miller is a past Chairperson of the Hermanus Botanical Society.

Mary Faure is Chairperson of Hermanus Tourism, and probably best known as the originator and organiser of Hermanus FynArts.
Rodney Anderson (Treasurer) is a successful businessman and is chairperson of the Bantamsklip Action Group and strong protagonist for the adoption of sustainable technologies.
Professor John Verster (Vice Chairperson) has recently retired to Hermanus and is Emeritus Professor at the Gordon Institute of Business Science. He is also Chairman of an NGO that addresses prisoner rehabilitation and environmental enrichment.
John Cowan is a retired science master and is the WCC’s most active volunteer in the organising and staging of events.
Jamie Hart (Chairperson) is an engineer with special interest in technologies that support sustainable lifestyles.
Richard Tate is a retired farmer who is now involved in issues of land reform, generating income and alleviating poverty.
Julius Swart is Headmaster at Hawston Primary School – one of the champion Eco-Schools, member of the Bot River Estuary Forum, and active community leader in Hawston.
Colin Adams has held leadership positions of various Associations, including Hermanus Rotary Club, of which he has twice been president.
Graham Tjabring is a building contractor and has until recently led the youth programme at the United Church. He is keen to develop a WCC youth programme offering hiking and other outdoor activities.