Naledi is part of the Indaba Montessori Institute (IMI) faculty, and fills the role of mentor and advisor for IMI and the Lynedoch Children's House.
She was first inspired to work with children when she was doing a cognitive development course at Vista University (RAU) in Gauteng. Naledi has completed a Montessori course at Inanda Montessori centre and Leadership Management training at Wits Public School. Naledi has been with the SI for more than 13 years, before which she had 17 years childcare experience, 9 years as a facilitator and assessor and worked as a house mother and remedial teacher at the Max Stibbe Waldorf School. She believes life is a sacred journey of evolution and working with children is a privilege and way of creating change.