Affectionately known for her warm and personable energy Lerato Khene joined Ikamvayouth’s young and vibrant team in 2015. Lerato holds a BA degree in Sociology and Psychology from the University of the Witwatersrand. Her experience in the NGO sector has helped her identify her passions which lie in community development, research and governance. She is driven to advance her academic and professional profile by pursuing her Honours degree in Psychology. Her academic advances serve testimony to her value for education as a tool for empowering young people to climb academic milestones and to realise their optimal potential as young professional leaders and individuals. Lerato carries the motto “Care for what you look for” as a daily motivation to respect and maintain the integrity of her work and personal life as best as she can.