is the Environmental Assessment Practitioner and Project Manager. She has attained her Bachelor of Social Sciences in Geography and Environmental Management from the University of KwaZulu Natal and her Honours Degree in Geography from the University of Witwatersrand. Simitha has 4 and a half years of working experience. Simitha specialises in the fields of development planning and environmental management.
She has experience in GIS based analysis and Information Systems. She has undertaken a number of Water Use License Applications, Preliminary Environmental Assessments, Basic Assessments, Scoping and Environmental Impact Reports. She has obtained practical knowledge in field of Environmental Management and other related disciplines, including the integration of environmental aspects together with Integrated Development Planning.
Simitha has been involved in a number of Planning Development Applications as well as spatial planning projects such as reviewing of Spatial Development Frameworks, Strategic Environmental Assessments and District Growth and Development Plans.