Marianah Lourens

Graduate His People Bible School 1st and 2nd Year
UNISA – I Year Christian Counseling Diploma
UNISA – 2 Year Advanced Counseling Diploma
CISA – Licentiate in Counseling
Leader Ship Training School
Precepts – Facilitator Training
Telefriend - Facilitator Counseling
HIV/AIDS Counseling
Alcohol and Drug Concerns

Member - VIP Backpackers Association
Member - Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism
Toastmasters International- Advanced Leader Bronze (ALB)
Toastmasters International- Advanced Communicator Silver (ACS)
Tourism Enterprise Partnership
Welcome Campaign
Member G&S Society Port Elizabeth

Business Ventures
Jikeleza Lodge -International Backpackers Hostel
Highwinds Adventure and Travel
Iqabane Marketing and Distribution
Radio Presenter Bay FM
Next Door Guest Lodge - Budget Accommodation
Independent Business Owner - Network 21/Amway

HighWindS CC – Fashion Boutique
Agency Business

Awards and Experience
Modeling Awards
Eisteddfods Certificates
Man of the year in sales
2009 - Welcome Award for Service Excellence Backpackers Accommodation.
2010 - Welcome Award Runner up
Algoa Toastmasters - 2010 Most Enthusiastic Toastmaster
Algoa Toastmasters - 2011 Community Service Award 
Nominated as best supporting actress for her role in “Die Kis” in 2008

Community Involvement
City Lights Christian Church
Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism
Missionvale Community Centre
Network of Caring
One to One Campaign
Youth Leadership
Bay FM 107.9 - Presenter - Kuns en Vermaak - Art and Entertainment
Bay Fm 107.9 - Storytime - Storietyd
Youtube podcast on Art and Entertainment and children's stories

Previous Experience
Sales and Marketing
A representative for various companies
Field Manager for Robertson’s Catering Division
Radio presenter - Radio Kingfisher 
Modeling - Teacher

Theatre – Acting and Drama
Crossword puzzles

Married to Robert
3 Daughters - Debrah, Vanessa, Rolene
1 Son - Gordon
9 Grandchildren - Mark, Jason, Amber, Devon, Keila, Kaleo, Erin, Jared, Ava and waiting

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