Masego Madzwamuse has over 20 years working experience in the development and social policy field. She is a social justice activist and practitioner in the development and economics space. Her career spans conservation, environment and development. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge working with social movements. Prior to joining the Southern Africa Trust as a chief executive, she worked at the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa, where she was the team leader for the Economic and Social Justice Cluster. Masego holds a Masters in Environmental Science from Rhodes University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Science and Sociology from the University of Botswana.