Meet Our Leaders
DENOSA has five tiers of leadership and structures at its ranks, namely:
– National Executive Committee (NEC);
– Provincial Executive Committee (PEC);
– Regional Executive Committee (REC) (district level);
– Local Executive Committee (LEC); and
– Branch Executive Committee (BEC) at institutional level.
The National Executive Committee (NEC).
The National Executive Committee (NEC) is the highest decision-making structure in-between congresses (they take place once every four years) and oversees the day-to-day functioning of the organisation.
The NEC is composed of seven National Office Bearers, namely President, 1 st Deputy President, 2 nd Deputy President, National Treasurer, General Secretary, Deputy General Secretary for Operations and Deputy General Secretary for Member Service; three
Provincial Office Bearers (POBs) per province, namely Provincial Chairperson, Deputy Provincial Chairperson and Provincial Secretary; and three National leaders from DENOSA Student Movement.
Provincial Executive Committee (PEC)
The PEC is the highest decision-making structure in the province and oversees the daily provincial functioning of the organisation. The PEC comprises of four Provincial Office Bearers (POBs), two leaders from each region and two leaders from DENOSA Provincial Student Movement. Provincial Office Bearers get elected at the provincial congress to serve for a four-year term. The Provincial Secretary get appointed to serve as officials.
Regional Executive Committee (REC).
The REC oversees the work of locals and institutions in the entire region (district level) and comprises of five elected regional leaders and two leaders from each local. Regional leaders get elected at the regional shop steward council (RSSC) to serve for a four-year term.