Talya was born in Wales in 1994. In 2015, she completed the CELTA programme at İzmir University of Economics. In 2016, she graduated from the department of German Translation and Interpretation at Ege University. She has been working at Izmir University of Economics since September 2016. She has taught English at the Graduate Preparatory Programme, Undergraduate Preparatory Programme and Vocational School. She is a certified translator and does translations in German-English-Turkish. Currently, she is preparing for DELTA and has been giving IELTS lessons under EKOSEM since 2020.