As a Search Associate, Dina works closely with search teams to manage all aspects of the search process with a focus on project management, candidate, and client scheduling. Dina joined Koya in 2018 as an Executive Search Coordinator.
Previously, Dina was a Project Success Manager at Upwork, where she assisted a high volume of enterprise business clients with recruiting qualified freelancers for various roles. Earlier, Dina worked in information management at Georgia State University, where she oversaw data supporting various policy research programs.
Dina began her career at the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation, where she worked as a Project Manager for the sister entertainment division of the Foundation. She managed the logistics for the release of music from hip-hop legend, Tupac Shakur, posthumously. She started at the Foundation as Assistant to the President in 1997.
Recent Koya clients include the Southern Poverty Law Center, Innocence Project, People For the American Way, and a host of other social justice organizations. Dina is passionate about making this world a better place and spreading joy on a daily basis.
Dina is based in Atlanta, GA. She plans to complete her BA in Sociology at Kennesaw State University.