All committee members for Nicky’s Drive offer their services on a voluntary basis. Each have a passion for enabling people with disabilities to be mobile and independent. We are grateful for their support, enthusiasm and expertise!

Nicky Abdinor

Chairperson & Founder

Nicky is a Clinical Psychologist and Professional Speaker. She has a private practice based in Milnerton, Cape Town and travels regularly for speaking events.

Julie-Anne Hutchison


Julie-Anne is a Financial Manager in Cape Town and provides valuable financial skills for Nicky’s Drive, as well as liaison with our auditors, Quotient Financial Solutions Pty (Ltd).

Abigail Ashington


Abigail is a Learning and Development Officer in private healthcare. Abigail’s organisational skills and creative ideas are of great benefit to Nicky’s Drive.

Andrew Hutchison

Legal Advisor

Andrew is a Senior Lecturer at UCT’s Law Faculty. Andrew’s support and expertise are an invaluable asset to Nicky’s Drive.

Cathy Arendse

Public Relations

Cathy is the CEO and Founder of International Exchange Programs. Cathy played an instrumental role in our Disability Driving Expo at CPUT and continues to be Nicky’s Drive’s greatest campaigner.

Bulelwa Mpinda

Applications Support

Bulelwa is a Psychiatrist and has a passion for the mental health of children and adolescents. Her skills in communication are extremely valuable when it comes to assessing our funding applications.