In the past year, Zahra has gained comprehensive knowledge of health work by working in the Somaliland health system. Her passion and drive for helping those in need has only strengthened during her time with SHiFAT. As a program coordinator, Zahra is involved in oversight and development of all program staff and contract personnel, including orientation, training, and performance management. She ensures compliance with program guidelines and objectives as well as anticipating opportunities and stumbling blocks to develop methods to be set up for success. Her technical background in science allows for a unique approach to health management. She is an empowering leader who builds excitement for shared vision and a positive impact on the Somaliland community.