melvinProgram Director:  Melvin Koopman

Melvin is the Father of our home and has been at Beth Uriel since 2010.   He is responsible for guiding our family members through their Individual Development Plans (IDP’s) and mentoring them along their journey.  He also leads the team of social work interns and youth care workers at Beth Uriel.  He leads by example in everything he does so that each family member can have a literal picture of what their future may look like.  He is married to Henderika and has three beautiful children (Anaya, Kaylah and Luca).



Beth Uriel Board :

The board at Beth Uriel consist of Eric De Kroon, Thinus Kriel, Grant Porthen and Anthony Jordan

The board consist of four gentlemen Eric De Kroon is the Chairman, Grant Porthen the Treasurer Anthony Jordan additional member and Operational Manager and (Absent) Thinus Kriel is the Treasurer and Melvin Koopman The Program Director is also a member of the board.

Eric De Kroon
Grant Porthen
Anthony Jordan