Lapaka A Kaimbi is currently employed as an Environmentalist in the mining sector and considers herself an Eco Warrior who believes that it is everyone’s responsibility to ensure that our actions don’t negatively affect the planet we live on. She is passionate about increasing environmental education in her community and workplace with hope that it will influence individuals to become more environmentally conscious. 

Lapaka holds an M.Sc Environmental Technology (Cum Laude) from the University of Pretoria, which she attained in 2014, a Bachelor of Science (Honors) Environmental Technology from the University of Pretoria, a Bachelor of Science (Honors) Fisheries and Aquatic Science from the University of Namibia and a certificate in Public Relations from UNISA.

She has experience in Environmental Management Systems implementation and waste management. She is planning to study Environmental Law at the University of Cape Town in June 2017.