Meet The Hub’s team of volunteers!
Selebalo “Sbi” Molefe
Selebalo “Sbi” Molefe has years of experience working as a youth leader, having volunteered as a life-skills coach with Kick4Life, and as camp leader / volunteer with the Sentebale ‘Mamohato Network Clubs and Camps.
A Head Volunteer since The Hub opened in 2015, Sbi assists with a range of leadership, facilitation and documentation tasks. He quickly picked up computer, photography and film making skills, and continues to develop all of these. He serves as a Big Brother to everyone at The Hub!
A member of the Hub since the opening, Thabo Mohloboli joined the volunteer team in November 2015. He is working on picking up photography and film-making skills, while assisting Hub members when they have questions, and helping with all programming.
Thabo is also the manager of the Hub’s Instagram page: instagram.com/thehubatmorija
Mats’eliso started volunteering at The Hub in October 2016, after graduating from the National Universality of Lesotho, where she studied Computer Science. She has been helping solve technical problems when they come up, as well as leading a series of Skills Sessions on a variety of computer skills. In October 2017, Mats’eliso led Africa Code Week at The Hub.
Peter Joel is an Organisational Development professional who develops and implements sustainable cultural and technical improvements for organisations large and small. Since 2003, he has been the Director and Principle Consultant at On the Business Consulting. On the Business Consulting takes a “whole of business” approach to aligning organisational structure and business processes to strategy and mission.
In 2011, he came to Lesotho with Australian Volunteers International and got involved in a number of community based projects, including The Hub. Peter helped us take what was then just a concept and develop it into a comprehensive business model, which could be presented to funders and sponsors. His support continued in the search for sponsors, and continues today as a Strategic Advisor on topics including Sustainability, Programme Design, Operations Management and Business Planning.
Leila Hall studied Journalism and English Literature, and now works as a freelance writer in Lesotho. She assists with a range of aspects of The Hub – and especially spends a lot of time writing proposals and reports! She also leads the weekly WordPower literacy program, which has become very popular with students from the local High Schools as well as members of The Hub.
Meri Hyöky is a photographer and designer originally from Finland. She has lived in Lesotho since 2011, and during this time has used her skills to help many organisations and movements that are working to effect positive change in the country. Meri oversees and coordinates all aspects of The Hub, from strategic planning, to sourcing funding, to overseeing the day-to-day running of the place.