Experience & Activities
Ingrid Vraagom was born in Uitenhage (Eastern Cape) & was raised in PTA where she studied Drama
at TUT (Tshwane University of Technology). Her professional career started 2000/1, portraying the
character Vanessa Meintjies on the popular Afrikaans Soap 7de Laan for the past 20 years and is also
a Director on the set.
Ingrid is married to Actor/Director Denver Vraagom and has 2 daughters Skye (16, Hannah (8
months). Both Ingrid &Denver are motivational speakers for ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) ever
since Skye was diagnosed a few years ago. Recently Ingrid joined the Project Brave family and feels
very honoured to be a part of such a wonderful organisation. Her mission is to spread the message
of hope and shine a light on the effects of Cyber bullying.