Vuyiswa Ncontsa has been the CEO at BRIDGE since September 2016. BRIDGE is an NPO that connects stakeholders and innovators in education. She is responsible for oversight, programme delivery of BRIDGE work, business development, fundraising and stakeholder engagement. Ncontsa has extensive education experience, gained from the private and NPO sectors, specifically in governance strengthening, grantmaking, project and programme management. She is the Deputy Chairperson of the National Association of Social Change Entities in Education (NASCEE), an association launched in May 2019 to contribute to building a high-quality equitable education system in South Africa.