Dinah Modiba holds a strategic position within a government department in Limpopo Province of South Africa. She possesses vast experience in coordinating socio-economic sustainable development efforts. Her educational background includes Masters of Agronomy, MBA, Post graduates’ certificates in Project Management and Public Management and Leadership alongside other professional courses. She has completed the Netherlands ICRA program as well as Agriculture in Transition and Facilitating Multi-stakeholder processes of the Wageningen Center for Development Innovation. She has recently done an online Sustainable Development Goals course facilitated by the Long Term Economy Learning Platform too.
Dinah possesses sound interpersonal skills, honed through experience and exposure to diverse local and international environments. She is devoted towards socio-economic development. Her passion is to empower women and youth through mentorship, coaching and motivational talks to lead a purposeful and fulfilling life.
She is transitioning to become an impactful mentor, a coach and a professional speaker and is currently exploring existing development and empowerment avenues to fulfil her aspirations. Coaching partnership with Pauliina Mapatha gave her the courage to move out of her comfort zone and heed her passion, which landed her an opportunity of a Mentor within LLA CAMP platform. She resonates with a quote by Bhawna Gautam, that “once you become aware of the world within, everything begins to make sense”. Dinah draws insights and inspiration from Leadership, Change management and Emotional intelligence aspects of personal development.