Samukelisiwe comes from a family of 7. Her parents and siblings live in Thusi Village in Ermelo. She is enrolled in Sports Coaching at NQF Level 4. Samukelisiwe currently lives on her own in Sohpiatown while she is completing her studies. She is a very hardworking and bright lady who has good communication and practical skills. Samukelisiwe is currently placed in the sports department at Greenside Primary School where she will complete the workplace based practical component of her programme until end of term in December 2017. Turning Point Foundation paid Samukelisiwe’s stipend while her was based at Sparrow FET College.