Coenie Nolte started his career as a teacher but later changed careers and became City Manager of Kimberley, South Africa. After his retirement in 1995 he became executive director of the Bloemfontein Chamber of Commerce. In 2008 he retired for the second time and for the next 6 years ran his own web design business. He is the author of “Waar sit jou God? and is also co-author of “Hier staan ek”. He is married to Ria and they have two daughters, Lizette and Marianne.