Lineekala Tobias, 27, Ondangwa – University of Wisconsin, Civic Leadership

Lineekela Tobias is a multi-award winning educator from Reverend Juuso Shikongo Secondary School. She has five years of experience in educating a Namibian child in the field of Geography and Biological sciences where she focuses on teaching and educating students according to their educational needs, abilities, and attainment potential of individual students.Lineekela holds a Bachelor Degree in Education and a certificate in Property Development and Investment from University of Cape Town.

Lineekela spends her time in attending to students with special needs and is motivated to shape the Namibian children through education. Apart from being an accomplished educator, Lineekela dedicates part of her time to the OVCs in her community by means of donations.

Upon completion of the Mandela Washington fellowship, Lineekela intends to start up an organization that will serve as an agency to consolidate support to existing NGOs to raise funds, develop capacity, and increase accountability for resources allocated.