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Coordinator, Client Relations
Laya was born in Damascus, Syria and came to Canada as refugee in 2016. Growing up in Syria during the war and moving to numerous countries has inspired her to dedicate her career to supporting refugees and advocating for human rights. Laya is recent graduate from the University of Toronto. She holds a BA in International Relations with a focus on Human Rights and International Law, as well as a double minor in Psychology and Political Science. She is very passionate about international development and social justice and is pursuing her career within this field. In her spare time, Laya enjoys a good Netflix binge, watching and playing basketball, listening to music, and hiking with friends and family.