Lucky comes with a strong background in Education, and was overseeing the SSP Scholar recruitment programme, as well as our academic and support programmes, as the Recruitment and Academic Director. He was promoted to Development Director and now works with Sponsors and Patrons to secure funding for the Scholars.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Communication from the University of Johannesburg. He attended King Edward VII School, and worked in their boarding establishment. He also worked as a scholarship recruitment officer, mentor as well as assisting within the Realema Teacher Intern Programme at St. John’s College in Johannesburg.
He is passionate about creating opportunities for gifted learners; especially those learners who come from low income backgrounds. Lucky is a sports enthusiast. His main sporting contribution is in water polo. This sport has seen him excel as both a player and a coach at provincial level.
He is very keen to develop Black children who aspire to reach their full potential.