New President and office bearers elected
Prof Sechaba Mahlomaholo completed his two-year term as SAERA president at the 5th conference held in Port Elizabeth last week. The new president is Prof Lesley Wood from North West University, who had previously served as Deputy President. The other office bearers who were elected are Ingrid Baigrie (UJ) as Treasurer, Siphiwe Mthiyane (Wits) as Deputy President, Labby Ramrathan (UKZN) as Secretary. These office bearers will serve a two year term starting from October 2017.