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Mrs. R.M. Maphorisa

Benefits Committee Chairperson

Mrs. Ruth Maphorisa is currently the Director of the Directorate of Public Service Management, a position that she has held since 2014. Mrs. Maphorisa has a passion for development and servant leadership, which she has been able to demonstrate in the public service. She has served in the public service for many years, beginning her career at the Ministry of Local Government in 1992. She became the District Commissioner at the Ministry in 2005. Mrs. Maphorisa has served as the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education and Skills Development, and held the same position at the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture. She is a member of the Risk Committee and was appointed a Trustee in November 2016.

  • Member of the Risk Committee
  • Appointed Trustee on 17th November 2016
  • Employer Trustee-Directorate of Public Service Management
  • Certificate in Provincial and Local Government LAW-University of South Africa
  • MA- Rural Development- University of East Anglia, Norwich-UK
  • BA- Economics and Public Administration- University of Botswana
  • Director-DPSM 2014 to date
  • Permanent Secretary-Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture-2010-2014
  • Deputy and Permanent Secretary-Ministry of Education and Skills Development2007-2010
  • District Commissioner- Ministry of Local Government- 2005-2007
  • Members (2016)
  • 154 000+
  • Total Assets (2016)
  • P55 Billion+
  • Total Current Liabilities (2016)
  • P7 Billion+