Anita has been part of the Beyond family for more than 20 years, working closely with John Luscombe on Beyond Production’s factual output in genres as diverse as science, lifestyle, travel, crime, medical and history. She also developed children’s factual series SteamPunks for ABC as well as Wow That’s Amazing! and History Hunters for Super RTL in Germany. Before specialising in development, Anita was a producer at Beyond, first as an associate producer on Beyond 2000 and then as the supervising producer for five Mardi Gras Parade telecasts for Network Ten. Before her career in TV took off, Anita worked for the Japanese Government in International Relations, lived in Italy as an art student’s wife, studied languages at Sydney University, contributed to publications about Australian history and crime, and was an Australian Senate research assistant.