She was born in İzmir, in 1973. She completed her high school education at Özel Fatih High School.After receiving her Bachelor’s degree in English Language Teaching Department from Dokuz Eylül University in 1995, she began teaching at Özel İzmir College and then worked at Özel Çakabey College. She continued her teaching career at İzmir Institute of Technology. She worked there for six years and for the last two years she was the Preparatory School Academic Coordinator. In 2006 she moved to İstanbul for a year and worked at Yeditepe University. After coming back to İzmir, she started working at İzmir University of Economics in 2007. She currently works as an Academic Coordinator in the Preparatory Programme.