Bachelor of Education, University Pretoria, South Africa, 1991. Master of Education, University South Africa, Pretoria, 1994. DEd, University South Africa, Pretoria, 1996.
BPrimEd(Junior Primary), University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa, 1984—1987.
Teacher Laerskool Wonderboom, Pretoria, 1988—1990. Junior lecturer University South Africa, 1991—1993, lecturer, 1994—2002, senior lecturer, since 2003. Referee National Research Foundation, Pretoria, 1997—2000.
Project leader University South Africa, 1997—2001, article reviewer, since 1998, book reviewer, 2001. Critical reader University Pretoria, 1998. Executive board member South African Journal Education, Pretoria, 1998—2002.
Professional parent guidance advisor South African Womans Federation, Pretoria, since 2001. Management board member Tjokkerland Early Childhood Development Center, Pretoria, 2002—2004. Chairperson Interest Group Early Childhood Development, University South Africa, 2005.
Workshop presenter University South Africa, Pretoria, 1997. Oversee academy standards Primary School Garsfontein, 2006—2008. Member of Africa Education Review (editorial board member since 2002), International Society Teacher Education, Education Association South Africa (secretary 2000-2002, Young Researchers medal 2003).
Married Jakobus Meier, October 1, 1988. Children: Michelle-Mari, Hermann.