Sherelle Coraizin became the first principal of Autism Connect on the 1st of July 2019. She joined the organisation as the Programme Implementer in September 2018. She completed a B.A Psychology Honours degree at the University of the Western Cape and is currently doing a P.G.C.E in foundation phase course at UNISA.
Her experience within the special needs sector includes Learner facilitation and tutoring at Reach Autism, training workshop at centre for Play and Learn for Autistic learners and Learner facilitator at Beautiful Minds Learning Centre with a cerebral palsy learner. She also has experience as an educator within a mainstream school, teaching Grade One for 4 years at Bellville Christian Academy. She has tutoring exposure with ADHD as well.
She has completed many courses including First Aid Level 1 & 2 and Tiny Hands Level 1 Sign Language course prior to her position at Autism Connect.
She is married and has two beautiful kids, a daughter and a son.