Graduated from Macalester College (USA) with a B.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies. Within her academic program, she focused on transitional justice in the Western Balkans, particularly the culture of memory through an Honors Project about the memorialization of children in war in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Kosovo. Through internships with civil society organizations and engagement in her local community, she supported peace education programs and advocated against gender-based violence. She started working for the Initiative for Human Rights in 2021 as a program assistant supporting the justice and reconciliation programs.