Dea holds a double degree in International Business & Economics, obtained at HAMK University of Applied Sciences in Finland and Niederrhein Hochschule in Germany. She also did an ERASMUS exchange semester in Italy.
She is highly passionate about education, social cohesion and justice and have always searched for the best ways she could potentially use her business skills and knowledge to initiate, sustain and promote activities and projects that would endorse the above mentioned aspects.
Thereby, she currently works for Peer Educators Network (PEN) which is the largest youth organization, where she serves as a Web Platform & Social Media Moderator in the project “Youth Engagement in Political and Electoral Processes.” She also works at Prosperity Initiative in Kosovo youth for youth organization which focuses on youth education and empowerment. Previously, Dea worked for Radio Television of Kosovo (RTK) as a junior journalist, conducted internships at European Centre for Minority Issues in Kosovo (ECMI Kosovo) and IPKO Foundation. She is also co-founder of HAMK University Model United Nations Club.
Finally, she likes to surround herself with people who are not cookie-cutters but rather individuals who use their genuine experiences to contribute towards empowering their community through what they can do best.