Steve Thobela "started his career as a typographer, and was Regional Chairman of the Media Workers Association of South Africa. He worked in the production departments of Perskor, the Sowetan and The Newspaper Printing Company before becoming Operations Manager of Independent Newspapers Cape. He holds a Christian Ministry Diploma, and founded and pastored the Grace Church Soshanguve and the Grace Berean Church Tshepisong in Krugersdorp. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and is studying for his MBA. Steve joined The Mandela Rhodes Foundation as General Manager in June 2004." 
Resources and articles
- Team, Mandela Rhodes Foundation, accessed May 31, 2010.