Deputy Director: Skills Development - WCG: Department of Economic Development and Tourism
Highest Degree: BAdmin Hons, University of South Africa
Ms. Walters is responsible for the development and implementation of a Skills Strategy for the Western Cape, which includes the management of collaborative partnerships for skills development in the province. She also works with industry to understand their skills requirements and facilitate necessary partnerships to ensure the development of these skills. She also undertakes co-ordination of key skills projects, mainly to pilot key interventions so as to learn lessons and leverage support for successful projects.
She was previously employed in the Strategic Initiatives Unit to drive key economic projects to support the growth of the economy and create jobs. She was also employed in the Department of the Premier in the Policy Implementation unit to support Lead Departments in the development and implementation of transversal Programme Plans.