Specialist skills: Mr Ka Plaatjie has worked extensively in the education sector. He is a specialist in historical research with reference to South African resistance politics, as well as heritage studies and political conflict models. Further experience includes current African political analysis and commentary, strategy development and community development.
Highlighted experience and positions: He was Campus Registrar: Academic and administration at Vista University, as well as serving on the History Curriculum and Examining Committee. He held the position of Director: Policy and Strategy at the National Development Agency. He served in the Dinokeng National Scenario Planning team and in the Cycle Discussion Group. He has also held the position of Secretary General of the PAC and President of PAM.
Other current positions: Mr Ka Plaatjie is the Director of the Pan African Foundation, a research and community development NGO. He currently serves on the AGRI Seta Board. He is a co-owner of the Messenger Community Newspaper and owner of Spy 2 Publishers.