Roya Chalaki immigrated to Canada from Iran in 2015. Throughout her life, she has been an avid learner and a passionate reader.
The Shoe Project has been Roya’s most serious involvement in writing. She participated three times in the Calgary workshop and developed a keen interest to help others to tell their stories. In 2019 she became the local coordinator in Calgary and she hopes to help more women in their journey in writing, leadership and community involvement.
Roya is a mother and works as a software developer at Avanti Software Inc.