Pam has been actively involved in South African real estate for more than 35 years (residential, commercial and industrial, property management, letting etc). She owns REDZetc, an innovative real estate company, and has been involved in training and education in the property sector since 1986.
Pam has a Masters’ Degree in Higher Education, Diploma in Advanced Property Practice, Diploma in Property Investment and Valuation and is a qualified workplace assessor and moderator. She has also achieved the highest possible status in real estate, that of Chartered Practitioner in Real Estate (CPRE) – a professional real estate designation on NQF Level 7 that has been awarded to only eleven doyennes of Real Estate in South Africa jointly by the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) and the Services Sector Education Sector. She also does the preparation of the Professional Designation Examination for both real estate principals (NQF Level 5) and non-principals (NQF Level 4).
She served on the board of the SSETA for 7 years up until March 2020 and has served on their Remco, Governance Risk & Strategy Committee, Transformation Committee, Fincom and Audit Committee and chaired the Real Estate and Related Services Chamber that represents all the real estate organisations in the country. She was also a member of the Property Charter Council, Charter Board and its Exco and at the end of the term she received a recognition award for her contribution to the transformation of the property industry.
In 2018 Pam was honoured by being named as an honouree by the ‘7% Tribe’ at a gala dinner in Steyn City, Johannesburg represented by very select group of female South African business leaders. According to the BWASA (Business Womens’ Association of SA) only 22% of board directors are women, but only 7% are executive directors.
The Institute of Estate Agents (IEASA), Western Cape also honoured Pam at their 2018 Annual General Meeting for her valued contribution to the property sector by bestowing her with the Geoffrey Seeff Award. She also received the same award way back in 1994!
In 2021 Pam has been honoured by Prof Thuli Madonsela who invited her as a guest speaker at the ThuMa Foundation talk “Women Ready to Lead 2030”.
Pam is also a member of the Institute of Directors of SA and is a designated Certified Director and member of the Institute of Directors of SA.
Chartered Practitioner Real Estate (CPRE)
Member of IoDSA
Board member of IEASA (National)
Real Estate and Related Services Chamber Committee of SSETA
Member of the Property Sector Chamber Council