The 2020 MISA Woman of the Year is Bernadine Harmse.
Bernardine was the Northern/Highveld Region’s 2020 Finalist and works at Bidvest Mercedes-Benz Fountains in Pretoria.
Bernadine is extremely passionate about the community work she does and describes herself as “motivated by kindness, logic and equal respect”.
“What inspires me is sharing knowledge and shaping minds for the better,” she says. Asked what the biggest change is that she would like to see in her life, her unequivocal answer is, “Stopping gender-based violence! There is no place for it in our society.”