A certified chartered public relations practitioner, project manager and community development specialist. Jerome’s skills and experience include government sectors, in which he managed professional staff from psychologists, social workers and nurses to educators, HIV co-ordinators and faith leaders. He is also a qualified Assessor and an academic who made the Dean’s of University Merit Lists at both University of Cape Town (UCT) and the University of the Western Cape (UWC). He holds a Magister Artium in Development Studies and is currently enrolled for his PhD in Child and Family studies at the UWC.