Holds an MA degree in English Literature as well as a BA in Drama and English. Has produced and staged multiple one-woman poetry and theatre productions in Cape Town and Johannesburg. Jonas has been a featured act at numerous poetry sessions and festivals around the country. Co-producer of the #WeAreDyingHere short film which is an adaptation of the stage production of the same name, which she co-wrote and directed. In 2016, she was the runner-up for the Sol Plaatje European Union Award.