Mr Sithole is the incumbent Executive Director of Community Law and Rural Development Centre (CLRDC) as well as the Ex-Officio member of its Board. . He holds post graduate qualifications in Education, Training and Development; as well as Community Development and Housing from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN).

After joining the organisation as Programme Officer in 1997, he was promoted in 1999 to the Head of Community Relations Department in a management position.

In 2003 he left the CLRDC to join habitat for Humanity, an international housing NGO. Mr Sithole returned to CLRDC  and has been at the helm of the organisation since 1 July 2012.

Mr Sithole holds a vast amount of experience in leadership, management and governance of NPO’s and is passionate about social justice.