Our Leaders

Our Leadership consists of a committed team of experienced corporate, business, pastors, and professional individuals who are dedicated and committed to steering Covenant Garden Estate towards its goals of saving children, transforming lives and influencing communities.

Dr. Pat Francis, Visionary, CEO

Global Transformation Speaker, NGO UN Ambassador, CEO of Covenant Garden Estate

Dr. Stowell Theodore, Director

Vice President of several charities  in Canada, Operations Analyst

Judith Chinkumbi, Exec. Director

Vice President of Barclays Africa Group, Company Secretary of Absa Bank, Joburg

Zamal Whyte, Director

Vice President of the Canadian Black Council of Canada, Bank Investment Specialist. 

Annemarie Mostert, Director

Rotary International District Governor of D9400; CEO Sesego Foundation, SA

Rahel Appiagyei-David, Exec Administraor

A trainer, consultant and college professors in Canada

Dr. Kimberly Rice,
Health, Wellness

Medical Doctor with specialty in Emergency Medicine

Dr Mpule Mdlalose,
General Manager

Medical Doctor, Community Services liaison in Pretoria, Mathibestad and other rural districts

Joyce Maseipati Matlou,
Centre Manager

Manages daily operations of CGE and liaison with families  and agencies in Mathibestad 


To save and transform lives and communities.


To rescue and help vulnerable children, women, and families to not only survive, but to provide for their education, support and training for a better life with hope and sustainability.


To impact the lives of children and families by generating resources through fundraising initiatives and community partnerships.

To attract volunteers and partners who are passionate about helping vulnerable children and families to not only survive, but also to achieve their potential.

To transform communities through helping children, youth and their families who need support.


Excellence – we strive maintain a high standard for work, staff and the people and community we serve to grow stronger and better.

Integrity – We adhere to moral and ethical principles.

Teamwork – we collaborate with local agencies and partners in the community

Stewardship – The staff and board will govern the organization with a “Duty of Care” and “Duty of Loyalty” to protect and distribute the assets of CGE for the purpose of advancing its mission.