Dr Julie Reddy (Acting CEO)
Dr KB Julie Reddy is the Acting Chief Executive Officer of the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA), a position she has held since December 2019. She served as SAQA’s Deputy Chief Executive Officer since October 2012. Prior to that, she was the Managing Director of Afrika Skills Development (ASD), a project management and enterprise training and development agency for 9 years.
Between 2000 and 2005, Dr Reddy was the founding CEO of the Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority and CEO of the Sector Education and Training Authority for Secondary Agriculture.
Between 1991 and 2000, she worked for the USA based Academy for Educational Development on the Advancing Basic Education and Literacy Project in South Africa, a USAID funded technical support project for educational NGOs and government departments. She was the Project’s Country Director/Chief of Party for 6 years.
Dr Reddy’s academic qualifications include both a MSc as a Fulbright Scholar, and a PhD from Cornell University in the USA.