Jonnea Smith

South Africa

Director of Corporate Services

Jonnea Smith oversees Jembi’s corporate affairs and regularly liaises with the Jembi country programme staff in South Africa, Mozambique, Rwanda and Zimbabwe. Based at Jembi’s head office in Cape Town, Jonnea manages finance and administration, grant administration, human resources, procurement and communications.

She has more than eight years experience in the international development sector. Before joining Jembi, she worked in the United Kingdom with the International HIV/AIDS Alliance and Sightsavers International, respectively, focusing on low-income countries.

Jonnea believes that sound administration is the foundation for the success of any international organisation working towards effective and sustainable impact in developing countries.