Our People

This is the new generation of DA leaders working hard every day to bring change to Gauteng.

Meet the members of the DA Gauteng provincial legislature

Solly Msimanga

Caucus Leader

Solly Tshepiso Msimanga is the DA Caucus Leader in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature. Solly holds a National Diploma in Marketing Management as well as a BCompt from the University of Pretoria. He is also a graduate of the DA’s Young Leader’s Programme. Solly was previously the DA Gauteng Spokesperson for Sports, Arts and Culture Recreation,

John Moodey

Gauteng Provincial Leader, MPL

John Moodey was born in Doornfontein, Johannesburg.  At the age of six he and his family fell victim to apartheid’s Group Areas Act, where they were forced to move to the ghetto Western Township. He has been an activist since his school days. Moodey became a trade union leader, defending the rights and interests of

Makashule Gana

Economic Development

Jack Bloom


Kingsol Chabalala


Ina Cilliers

SCOPA, Finance and Economic Development

Mervyn Cirota

Janho Engelbrecht

Roads, Transport and Economic Developments