Janita holds a LLB from UNISA, a Diploma in Criminal Justice and Forensic Auditing from the University of Johannesburg and a Programme in Forensic and Investigative Auditing from UNISA. She is an admitted Advocate of the High Court of South Africa. Janita is currently busy with a LLM specialising Labor Law at UNISA. Before joining the IDC in August 2014, as Forensic Practitioner, Janita worked at Investec Bank for 13 years. Her responsibilities included investigations, developing and training on Financial Crime policies, as well as driving awareness initiatives.