Zahraa’s zeal for shaping people’s experiences has influenced her academic and career trajectory. Her undergraduate degree in Architecture at the University of Bahrain gave her the tools to become a visual thinker and problem solver who puts people at the heart of solutions. Using these frameworks, she has extensively spent the past five years as a consultant for startups, non-profits, and governmental organizations in Bahrain, Mexico, Guatemala, and Greece. Currently, Zahraa is a Fulbright scholar pursuing a graduate degree in Leadership and Organizational Performance. Upon graduation, Zahraa aspires to contribute towards catalyzing the growth of entrepreneurial communities.