She has her degree in Sociology and Social Work. She works with the National Democratic Institute (NDI) for International Affairs as coordinator and moderator. As a moderator for NDI she promotes civil society she promotes civil society and democracy. She also works as a psychotherapist with different organizations, promoting individual and family social welfare of Palestinians. She will focus her Humphrey program, on public health policies and management and implementation of a program in the field of mental health, with particular concern to women and children. Upon her return home she hopes to make significant inroads at the Ministry of Health.