Sandra’s work ethic is inspirational. All visitors to The Green Acorn Guest and Die Blikplek receive VIP treatment. Her interest in people makes friends instead of customers. People are her passion and the success of every previously destitute person earning a living is cause for celebration. Sandra aims to give people a sense of achievement, pride in themselves, belief in themselves and best of all, dignity. Sandra has managed to build several businesses which has meant prosperity and hope, not only for herself, her management team and her employees, but also for many others in the Ficksburg community!

Sandra was born on the 15th of May 1960. She matriculated from Kroonstad in 1978. Sandra studied at the University of the Orange Free State and also received a MBA in Australia. She has successfully started and continues to run two business. Sandra speaks English, Afrikaans and Sotho.