Sitandekile is a Registered Social Worker with (ACSW) with over 15 years in the non-profit sector working with women and children facing family violence. Prior to migrating to Canada from Zimbabwe in 2001 she worked for the Ministry of Home Affairs and various organizations where she developed a passion to work with families in need. She had a keen interest in working with immigrant women who have experienced abuse as well as cultural based family violence. Sitandekile employs a trauma informed, client centered and culturally sensitive practice to her work. Furthermore, she is a strong advocate for a coordinated and collaborative response to domestic violence, human trafficking and child protection. She holds the position of Vice-President on the ABTN Board.