Team

We’re a small team, but we contract brilliant associates to work with us on our projects

Sarah Slabbert

PhD University of the Witwatersrand

Dr Slabbert has many years of experience as development consultant in both the private and the public sectors. As an academic researcher, she has published a book and numerous research articles since 1994. Subjects included Plain Language, transformation discourse, tsotsitaal, language and identity, reaching the critical mass, language and education, code switching, and the urban varieties of the African languages. If not in the office, you will find her on her road bike or MTB.

Nadja Green

MPhil Communication Management, 2019

Nadja has 6 years’ experience in the communication and Plain Language fields. The topic of her Masters dissertation was: Towards a conceptual framework for implementing plain language as a strategic priority in organisations. She is responsible for Plain Language writing, strategy development and research. Nadja loves documentaries and simulation games.

Rosemarie Bennett

Administration and Accounting Diploma, Harvard Business College Johannesburg

Rosemarie has 30 years’ experience of business writing and editing. She was previously the Director for the English Language Teaching Information Centre in Johannesburg. Rosemarie is always ready to debate the politics of the day and discuss the latest sport results.

Want to become an associate?

We are always looking for talented associates to join our team

Team

We’re a small team, but we contract brilliant associates to work with us on our projects

Sarah Slabbert

PhD University of the Witwatersrand

Dr Slabbert has many years of experience as development consultant in both the private and the public sectors. As an academic researcher, she has published a book and numerous research articles since 1994. Subjects included Plain Language, transformation discourse, tsotsitaal, language and identity, reaching the critical mass, language and education, code switching, and the urban varieties of the African languages. If not in the office, you will find her on her road bike or MTB.

Nadja Green

MPhil Communication Management, 2019

Nadja has 6 years’ experience in the communication and Plain Language fields. The topic of her Masters dissertation was: Towards a conceptual framework for implementing plain language as a strategic priority in organisations. She is responsible for Plain Language writing, strategy development and research. Nadja loves documentaries and simulation games.

Rosemarie Bennett

Administration and Accounting Diploma, Harvard Business College Johannesburg

Rosemarie has 30 years’ experience of business writing and editing. She was previously the Director for the English Language Teaching Information Centre in Johannesburg. Rosemarie is always ready to debate the politics of the day and discuss the latest sport results. 

Want to become an associate?

We are always looking for talented associates to join our team

Associates

Research
  • Iske van den Berg, CRC
  • Janet Jali, Unique Insights
  • Lulama Dlamini, Insights Innovation
  • Phyllis Makhoba
  • Sarlet Barnard
  • Isobel van der Stoep
  • Andile Ndzabandzaba
  • Venetia Amato-Link
  • Rosalie Finlayson
  • Elsa Thirion-Venter, MarkData
  • Nielsen SA
Translations and transcriptions
  • Wits Language School

  • Gadi Malatsi

  • Lefulesele Ramotshela

  • Top Transcriptions

Information design
  • Boitumelo Moremong

  • Anna-Lize Menssink, Elevate Studios

Video
  • Kylie Grovè, CybaQual
  • Chris Slabbert, The Shipyard Productions
Legal associate
  • Linda Pienaar, Advocate
Public Relations
  • Vickie Slabbert, Echo Square

Please contact us for more information on an associate.