Frances Beatrice Mars Hoff ( born September 17, 1957 in Bloemfontein ) is a South African politician. It belongs to the African National Congress ( ANC), and has since April 22, 2004 Prime Minister of the Free State Province.
She matriculated with honors from the Dr Blok Senior Secondary School in Heidedal, Bloemfontein (1975 ), then earned a diploma as a midwife and later graduated as intensive nurse. She worked as a nurse from 1977 to 1982 in Johannesburg.
She then became interested in politics and worked in various political regional and provincial committees.