Jitka was born in Prague. She graduated from the Technical University of Liberec and she worked at international companies in finance and marketing positions for ten years. Jitka always enjoyed working with children. She used to spend holidays as a summer camp instructor and she spent two years in Krkonose Mountains as a skiing and snowboard instructor. Jitka joined EISP/PBIS in September 2016. She worked as a Learning Support Assistant and later as a Teaching Assistant. Jitka's main hobbies are sports, travelling and spending time with her family.