Our Board

Meet our board members

Resthaven has a long and well developed reputation in the community having assisted many thousands of people over the last 50 odd years.

We have access to strategic partners who can provide technical support and guidance with the various projects that have been identified. This will ensure that effective delivery takes place. 

Our Board team is comprised of the following positions and members:

Ps. Ken Carew


He pastors his own church where he has been for the last 12 years. He has a passion for the children in the community and is very heavily involved in any and all area related to making a difference in children’s lives.

Ps. Malcolm Stuart

Vice chairman

He runs his own ministry which was set up to source and distribute food for the poverty stricken. He currently supports at least 250 different organisations who feeds in excess of 1 000 people.

Marcelle Coertze


She has been involved in different children’s homes, schools and nursery schools for many years.

Peter Soester


Peter is a retired accountant service our cause with great distinction.

Ps. Wesley Ebrahim


Ps. Wesley is the principal of a local private Christian school. He also pastors at a mid-sized church in Lenasia and is involved on the board of a local church group.

Precious Khumalo


A former teacher who runs her own training business and is very heavily involved in upskilling and empowerment of students and employees.

Desiree Hodgson


Desiree is the Operations Manager of Resthaven and has many years experience in office and financial management.

Stephen Rudd

ceo & member

CEO of Resthaven Ministries and has been on the board of Resthaven for the last 15 years. Stephen has been with Resthaven for the last 10 years.

Your involvement allows Resthaven to create a future for those in need in our community. Please join us in bringing change to their lives today.