Vanita Daniels joined Rise as a Director in April 2019 and since joining she has become an invaluable member of the team.

Her areas of expertise include Total Quality Management, Organisational Development and a wealth of experience in developing grassroots community based organisations. She has been an activist in excess of 20 years championing the rights of women, gender non-conforming individuals and youth in various spaces ranging from community development, training, the union movement, International labour solidarity and the fight against Sexual and Gender Based Violence.