She graduated from Ege University English Language and Literature Department in 1999.She started her career as an English teacher in İzmir Anadolu Kız High School and worked there for 2 years. Then she worked in Işıkkent Eğitim Kampüsü for a year. After that she worked as a lecturer at Ege University Foreign Languages Department for 4 years. Between the years 1999-2005 she worked with adult groups in Address Education Center and attended several seminars and educational programs. She has been working as a lecturer at Izmir University of Economics since 2005.