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Dmitri Holtzman

Dmitri Holtzman is the Executive Director of the Equal Education Law Centre (EELC), a public interest law organisation established in 2012 that focuses on strategic litigation and advocacy to advance the right to education in South Africa. He obtained a BA in Law and English Literature from the University of Cape Town in 2006, after which he completed his LLB at the University of the Western Cape. While at university, Holtzman was National Chairperson of the Students for Law and Social Justice. He was the Deputy Head of Equal Education’s Policy, Communications, and Research Department until 2011, before becoming the founding Executive Director of the Equal Education Law Centre.