Donika Nushi Gojani is originally from a small but well known town of Gjakove, Kosova. Early on she was curious and passionate about volunteering, entrepreneurship, and international affairs. She graduated from Northeastern University in Boston with Master of Science in International Affairs. She has over four years of experience working in the private sector in Kosovo, in operations and sales, as well as in managing several projects from EU and USAID. She is the co-founder of the 'Kosovo Youth Development Initiative' whose aim is to help Kosovo youth through sports achieve employment. She is a FES Kosovo Political Academy and Atlantic Brucke European Young Leader Alumni. She loves playing sports, social media and cooking Albanian cuisine. Currently she resides in the Greater Chicago Area with her husband.