Candy Smith is a senior program coordinator for the Southern Africa Mandela Washington Fellowship regional team.
Prior to joining IREX, Candy worked for Absa/Barclays, one of the big four South African financial institutions for 9 years. She enjoys working on community development campaigns.
Candy holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Witwatersrand and is currently completing her honors in applied psychology with the University of South Africa. She grew up in Noordgesig, Soweto, in South Africa.