Roseline Nyman is a practicing advocate at the Cape Bar and has both a legal and business background. She has served as an Acting Judge in the Western Cape High Court and Labour Court. She also serves as a South African Revenue Services (SARS) Commissioner. She teaches yoga in the Athlone, Manenberg and Wynberg communities. She has had exposure to land and housing issues as well as labour and corporate matters. She has deep convictions about the need for housing in South Africa and, having come from a working class community on the Cape Flats, she is keen to find a means of addressing housing and social problems.