Rhodé Snyman is CEO of Kunste Onbeperk, the not-for-profit company that presents the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival and Klein Karoo Klassique in Oudtshoorn. The company also presents training and skills transfer programmes in its Klein Karoo Arts Academy. Rhodé is a skilled arts administrator, and recipient of a Western Cape Government Arts and Culture Award and a Kanna Award for outstanding service to the arts industry. Rhodé was born in Oudtshoorn and completed a BA Communications degree at UOFS. Before joining the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival, she was the Editor of the Oudtshoorn Courant.