Petunia Mpoza is a researcher, commentator and political analyst. Her work experience includes both public and private sectors. She is a Mandela Rhodes Scholar who is passionate about youth, community, sports and skills development as well as education and career guidance. She specialised in International Relations, Media and Communications. She is politically conscious and has served in various socio-political structures, including advisory boards.

Her interests include, leadership and coaching, corporate governance, change management, trade unions, labour markets and transformation, African renaissance and Pan Africanist theories.

She can be easily found around schools and institutions of higher learning giving talks.