As a medical office assistant for over 10 years, Zohreh completed her college degree with honours in Toronto. Zohreh has extensive volunteer experience of many years with the York Central Hospital while simultaneously helping numerous newcomer seniors and families who are in need of settlement related support. Zohreh has contributed to organizing educational conferences for the Iranian community through Canadian Cancer Society. The objective of these conferences was to raise awareness for preventative work and also establish a network of volunteers to direct assistance to cancer patients and survivors. Currently, she is committed to visiting isolated senior homes to offer companionships, homemade meals and medical appointments. Zohreh’s days off and leisure time is mostly dedicated to extending a helping hand to community members of all walks of life and all ages.