The Witwatersrand Bird Club committee is comprised of a broad spectrum of members, each of whom is nominated at the AGM, publicly seconded and thereby appointed onto the committee. An honorary President is also annually elected at the AGM. Each committee member gives freely of their time in the interests of promoting and growing the club profile and membership, towards raising an awareness of birds, and to the overall conservation of indigenous birds.

The Wits Bird Club committee appoints a Chairman.

The Committee constitutes various portfolios:

  • Treasurer
  • Courses
  • Programme Planning
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Atlassing
  • Evening Meetings
  • Bokmakierie – News Letter Publication
  • Conservation
  • Media & Website

Sub-Committee

A number of sub-committee’s exist within the club, all of which fall under the auspices of the club’s committee. These sub-committee’s facilitate the smooth running of the club and its activities.

Such sub-committee’s include:

  • Finance Exco
  • Programme Planning subcommittee
BEN BOTHA

BEN BOTHA

Committee Position:
Chairman Henley-on-Klip Bird Club satellite branch
AWIE COETZEE

AWIE COETZEE

Committee Position:
Chairman East Rand Bird Club satellite branch
ANDY FEATHERSTONE

ANDY FEATHERSTONE

Committee Position:
Chairman
Club Portfolio:
Atlasing & Bokmakierie co-editor
SANDY GOODALL

SANDY GOODALL

Committee Position:
Treasurer
JANICE ISOM

JANICE ISOM

Club Portfolio:
Courses
Lance Robinson

LANCE ROBINSON

Committee Position:
Honorary President
Club Portfolio:
Conservation & Bokmakierie co-editor
LIA STEEN

LIA STEEN

Club Portfolio:
Evening Meetings
DAEL STOJAKOVIC

DAEL STOJAKOVIC

Club Portfolio:
Sales & Marketing
KOOS VAN DΫK

KOOS VAN DΫK

Committee Position:
Chairman West Rand Bird Club satellite branch

FIONA VAN ZYL

Club Portfolio:
Programme Planning