Change Management Consulting
Erika du Plessis
Head Facilitator at Sikhulile Solutions Change Management Consulting
Erika du Plessis is one of our change management consulting specialists.
She is a dynamic and highly motivated person, driven by her passion to share her knowledge with people and make a difference in their lives through change management consulting.
She has a masters degree in Organisation Development from RAU (University of Johannesburg) and a Higher Education Diploma, also from RAU (UJ) .
After completion of her internship in the teaching profession, she joined Eskom from 1985 as a Psychometrist in the recruitment department. From there her experience escalated and includes training, train – the- trainer, customer satisfaction, mentoring and coaching, performance management, OD specialist, leadership and team focus, people development and as a Facilitator across a wide variety of fields for the next 15 years.
In 1998 she decided to pursue her dream to bring about meaningful transformation in companies through focusing on the value that people add to organizations to achieve organizational objectives. Strategic Processes, and then Sikhulile Solutions (West Rand, Gauteng)– OD, Change Management, Leadership development and Experiential Learning company was established, with the main focus being growing organizations through growing their people.
The combined business and life experience of this people-person, as well as her diverse interests, makes for a highly creative and dynamic force behind the drive and desire to bring value to people and their organization.
She is a fully trained coach, mentor, trainer and qualified assessor, and has had great success in developing and growing people across all levels of the organization, developing their team potential, leadership, people and communication skills. Through her networking, as well as her theoretical business, practical and interpersonal expertise, she is able to provide diverse solutions to achievers who has the wish to increase their own potential and capacity for effective working relationships and efficiency within the organization.
Erika has successfully contributed to change processes in companies such as the Fedhealth, Discovery, AA, Harmony Gold, BRPM, Anglo Field Services, Standard Bank(Western Gauteng and Limpopo), Denel, Prosperity Health(South Africa and Africa), BCL (Botswana), Brooksfield Brokers, Hollard, Monument High school 1st rugby team, Florida High school 1st rugby team, Roodepoort High school Leadership (West rand in Gauteng), to mention a few.
Senior Facilitator at Sikhulile Solutions
Priscilla holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences (B.Soc. Science) degree from the University of Cape Town; Institute of People Management (IPM) Diploma; Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) from Natal University. She also holds certificates in Leading Change and Transition obtained from the US; Facilitation; Team Effectiveness; Job Evaluation; Competency Profiling and Organizational Development.
She spent fifteen years as a human resources management professional in middle and senior management roles in the banking; NGOs; legal; auditing & accounting and aviation industries. Her broad areas of expertise include establishing human resources divisions, remuneration and compensation benefits, performance management; competency profiling, job grading, training and facilitation; employment equity and transformation management, human resources policies & procedures, leading organizational development interventions.
After leaving corporate employment nine years ago, Priscilla worked as a Senior OD Consultant and Facilitator through Linkage SA, a franchise of Linkage Inc. in the US and Strategic Processes. She consulted and facilitated programs with major mining groups, investment companies and government departments in areas of competency modeling, competency assessments, job profiling, culture surveys, change and transition management; performance management, team effectiveness, talent management; remuneration benchmarking; leadership development and human resources strategy and policies.
Upon Linkage SA closing down in 2013, Priscilla worked as an independent Organisational Development Consultant and Facilitator for various clients until the end of 2014. She now work as one of Sikhulile Solutions’s Change Management Consulting Facilitators.
Shalandi Jonker is an energetic, dynamic and strategic HR transformational executive that believes in transformational Human Resource Management that adds value to the bottom line. She believes that high performance organisations can only be achieved through sound people strategies and practices that support business performance. People achieve objectives and ultimately strategy and the Human Resources Department is the enablers of this achievement. She holds a B.Soc.Sc degree from the University of the Free State and has completed her M.Sc. in Global HR Management through the University of Roehampton.
Shalandi has been in Human Resources for the past 20 years in various industries. She has experience in all aspects of HR which includes both Transformational and Transactional HR. Some of her major achievements in Human Resources include the establishment of an HR department from the cycle from recruitment and selection, psychometric assessments, induction and employee engagement, training and development, performance management, talent management, employee relations as well as employee exit strategies. She has developed, aligned and implemented HR strategies in complex and diverse organisations globally that also required a lot of change management. Her objective is always to enable and empower People managers to become better authentic leaders and her life philosophy is a simple one – leaving a legacy and making a difference in the lives of people.
Team Building Instructor at Sikhulile Solutions
Thlokes studied Adventure Tourism Management at the Tshwane University of Technology.
He works on freelance basis as an events facilitator at Sikhulile Solutions in Gauteng.
Thlokes has been an events facilitator and team-building instructor since 2006.
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