Sawsan performs as a Language Expert and Head Arabic interpreters during all ICANN meetings and any meeting where her skills may be needed or requested. She is also responsible for translation, the review/validation of translated ICANN materials. Having participated in ICANN global meetings and assisted in translation services since 2012, Sawsan should be right at home in her new role. Sawsan graduated from the University of Baghdad with a Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering and she used to be a Bilingual (Arabic/English) with all Arabic Dialects recognizes four major dialect groups and qualified to fulfill the specialized Conferences and Meetings interpreting, with former experience as a teacher, administrator and manager in public and educational sectors in Iraq and Egypt. Professional experience includes Training, Management and Development, with special interest in Media, Human Rights, Civic Education, Crises, Relief and Peace Keeping Missions in Post Conflict Countries.