I was the main contributor for The International New York Times on business, education and culture for 6 years.  


I currently work on a content marketing project (part time) at Google as editor of Think with Google MENA.

I also have an awesome travel blog:, that features hotel reviews and beach reads. The Instagram account, @holidaysinheels, has nearly 20,000 organic followers.

I have held roles as Deputy Editor of VIVA Magazine, largest selling women's monthly title in the GCC, and Editor of Dubai Magazine, official title of the Dubai Department of Tourism, based in Motivate Publishing.

I'm an Arab-American who grew up in Greece and now lives in Dubai.  I speak Arabic, Italian, Greek, and can sing in Spanish!



B.S. in finance at the University of California, Berkeley, graduating with honors in just three years.


M.S. Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, again with honors.