Dr Corinne Abel is a registered social worker with a Masters degree in psychology from Wits. She has consulted in IR and HR for over 20 years, facilitating workshops on relationship building, cultural diversity, HIV awareness, conflict resolution and post-strike open sessions. She was head of organisation development at Pick ‘n Pay during the country’s transformation period. Recently, she taught English Literature at Stellenbosch University and qualified with a PhD in this field. She is currently CEO of the HCI Foundation. Corinne joined the board of directors in 2012.