Khethiwe has an Honours Degree in English a passion for teaching, writing and communications. After completing her studies, she pursued a career in Marketing. She has also worked as, amongst other jobs, a Marketing Assistant and Marketing Manager for two regional shopping centres in KZN, The Pavilion as well as Liberty Midlands Mall respectively. She later started a Below-the-Line agency called Creative Boss.
Her specialities include script and speech writing, proof reading and editing, content and brand development. She has recently authored a book called: South African History Retold, a book informing the public about who our struggle heroes really were that have had street names as well as buildings named after them. She has also turned the book into a board game.
Her passion, however, lies in instilling writing and reading skills to previously disadvantaged children. She spends most of her free time writing indigenous fairy tales for her young daughter, an activity she loves above all others.