Luke Lamprecht is a Child Protection and Development Specialist completing his MSc in Neurodevelopment at Wits within the Departments of Pediatrics and Pathology. He has worked in the NPO field for 24 years and is currently a director at Lefika La Phodiso: The Art Therapy Centre and Fight With Insight: Hillbrow Boxing re-Evolution Life Gym at the Children’s Memorial Institute.
He convenes the Johannesburg Child Advocacy Forum and supervises Women and Men Against Child Abuse’s Alexandra Victim Empowerment Programme service.
He also consults on child protection issues for WMACA, the Shaken and Abused Baby Initiative and previously worked for the Teddy Bear Clinic, Johannesburg Child Welfare, Childline, Bigshoes and Johannesburg Parent and Child Counseling Centre. He is an amateur boxing and life skills/style coach and fitness instructor.