the team

Meet the Team

Sandy Wood
Managing Director

Kenyan-born Sandy Wood has been at the helm since she started Pulse Africa in 1991. Her expertise spans across all regions that Pulse Africa offers as destinations…

Nicci Lenferna
Director

Nicci Lenferna is the earliest member to join Pulse Africa with Sandy Wood. Her attention to detail and lively attitude have earned her a reputation for major event planning…

Natasha Springer
Travel Specialist

Natasha Springer has been an avid traveller her entire life.From an early age, she has been exploring different regions of the world before settling into African tourism.

Sandi Elkington
Travel Specialist

Sandi has a passion for her work: she is in charge of the East-African destinations, including Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda and the spice island of Zanzibar.

Melanie Lowe
Travel Specialist

Melanie Lowe has been an enthusiastic traveller from a young age exploring a vast array of countries across the world and many throughout Africa.

Claire Lourens
Travel Specialist

Claire is an absolute bush baby having completed her National Diploma in Nature Conservation, volunteering as an Honorary ranger guide.

Lisa de Swardt
Travel Specialist

Born and raised in Kenya, Lisa spent some time working in UK before the call to return to Africa became overwhelming. She found herself starting…