Shekina has worked in a wide range of marketing and communications roles in various charity and educational settings over the last 10 years – including at the University of Manchester, Creative Manchester, Leeds City College, Chol Theatre, Phoenix Dance Theatre, the British Association of Art Therapists and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. She loves to help organisations to grow, thrive and connect through creative storytelling and strategic marketing. Shekina is also an author, currently in the process of writing a selection of short stories and a longer novel exploring the themes of good and bad relationships, pop culture and being a millennial woman!