Marlene Dippenaar

She joined the training department as a trainer conducting training for pilots and cabin crew members.

She was promoted to the position of Manager in Safety Training, where her duties included training of Safety and Emergency Procedures, Dangerous Goods, Security and Crew Resource Management for Flight Deck and Cabin Crew Members.

She further expanded her portfolio when she became a project member of the Civil Aviation Licensing Programme and was responsible for compiling training materials for the South African Airways Licensing Project.

Marlene was later promoted to Senior Manager of Safety and Service training at SAA where her responsibilities included assisting in the recruitment and selection process of South African Airways personnel. She was also a member of the leadership team who planned and implemented touch points into South African Airways under the auspices of the Executive Vice President.