Zakiya was born and raised in Surrey BC, but has recently moved to Abbotsford BC. She has received a B.A. in General Studies with a Minor in Counselling from Kwantlen Polytechnic University, and now works there as a Student Recruitment Coordinator. She is currently working towards meeting the requirements for a Master's Degree in Counselling, and hopes to become a high school counsellor. She enjoys reading fictional novels, travelling, watching movies with her husband, and spending time and connecting with loved ones. She hopes to explore and appreciate more of the outdoors within the beautiful city she lives in. Recently, she has been enjoying taking time out for self care and diving into reading fictional novels. She loves cooking and baking, especially by trying new recipes and adding her own twist.
Industry: Higher Education
Company: Kwatlen Polytechnic University