Ishmael is a hard-working young man. He comes to Sihlalo with a background in tailoring and butchery.

Ishamel performs many essential roles at Sihlalo namely spray painting, furniture care, production, and at times, Ishmael is the Sihlslo lunchtime

Margo is a talented, multi-skilled, woodworker whose career has been deeply involved in craft and design development within the NGO sector and within her business.

Margo oversees Sihlalo’s quality control, marketing material, product development, and production. 

Wilson is a quiet hard-working achiever, who comes to Sihlalo with a background in basic carpentry, home maintenance, and electrical repair. He has a lovely wife and two little boys, and his involvement in Sihlalo is providing his family with hope for a more secure future. He has been with Sihlalo since late 2019. He has already established himself as the champion ‘wheel maker’ in the toy team. He is a problem solver and is learning exponentially about the processes of woodwork, and about being innovative. He has produced some beautiful wooden garden planters, cat and dog houses, and children’s furniture.