Jovana holds a Candidata magisterii degree in classical music with integrated PGCE from the University of Nis, and a Master degree in theory of art and media from the University of Arts in Belgrade. She continued to improve her knowledge taking master studies in theatre and English language and literature at the University of Bergen.
Before moving to Norway in 2015, Jovana had been working in the NGO sector. She stepped into the education system as an opera-singing teacher and choir conductor in 2009 and continued developing her career in Germany, Norwegian public schools and ISB.
Jovana is currently enrolled as a PhD Candidate at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts in Belgrade.