Permanent Staff
 James Cooper


Rob Slater 

Reserve Manager

Began working as Reserve Manager of KRCA in 2013.

Rob studied Nature Conservation at CPUT and completed his national diploma in 2012 and completed his BTech in 2014.

Rob is motivated and passionate about people and the environment. He loves being out doors and enjoys both physical and mental challenges. His hobbies include photography, camping, hiking and exercising. He believes conservation starts with educating people about conservation and the environment.




Ismail Wambi

People and Conservation Officer

Began working as People and Conservation Officer at KRCA in 2014.

Ismail studied Nature Conservation at CPUT and completed his national diploma in 2013 and is currently doing his BTech part time.

Ismail is passionate about people and conservation. Ismail believes education and community conservation are essential components that make conservation objectives possible. Ismail is easy going, loves to learn and to continuously share information with people. He hopes that people become more environmentally aware so that they too can feel a sense of ownership and look after the remaining natural areas.


 Tania Snyders



Tania Snyders

Senior Field Ranger

Began working as a Field Ranger at KRCA in September 2008.

Tania loves to improve her knowledge on the environment and working outdoors she is particularly interested in fire fighting and environmental law enforcement. At home Tania enjoys spending time with her two children.


CPUT Students 2016 
Nature conservation students at Cape Peninsula University of Technology are required to complete a year of experiential training in order to complete their National Diploma. The following student is a part of our team for the year 2016.   
Daniel Clarke