Welcoming Our Spring 2016 Zahi Khouri Fellow!
Dana Said Dana obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition Science from North Carolina State University. During her time in university she was actively involved in youth engagement activities that involved weekly visits to local preschools to teach children about healthy foods and nutrition. She was also very much involved in volunteer work at local hospitals and medical centers throughout her college career. During her last year of university she obtained her personal training certification in order to further help others live a healthy lifestyle.
Dana is Palestinian- American with deep roots in Tul-Karem, Palestine where she has visited frequently throughout her life. During her free time she enjoys traveling, trying new foods, photography and going to the gym. She is very excited to start working with TYO and help change the lives of those in need. During her time at TYO she will be teaching women Nutrition/Fitness classes in addition to supporting educational programs for kids, youth, and women entrepreneurs from the Nablus community and the north.