Siama joined Firefly International in 2016. She has an academic background in Media and Communications, having studied her BA and Post Grad in London, and has spent more than a decade working on a variety of projects in the UK and the Middle East. Having lived and worked in refugee camps in the West Bank and Gaza, Siama has a keen interest in projects seeking to empower refugees and asylum seekers in the UK and abroad. She has volunteered as a refugee mentor in Oxfordshire and currently works as a Learning Skills Tutor with refugees from the Middle East and Africa. She is also a full time mum.