-Managing the Global Ambassadors(GA) team to ensure timely correspondence and commitment. -Recruiting new members. -Managing Social Media and posting assignments for GAs. -Giving constructive feedback on each and every assignment. -Overseeing financial aspects including budgeting, reimbursements, donations and other monetary contributions. -Working towards funding opportunities for TBTM. -Developing KPIs to measure event impact and propose strategies for growth.
Editor-In-Chief: Establishing an online platform for youth leaders and writers to share their volunteerism stories and taking active engagement in decision making within the Executive Board
- Writers’ Council Supervisor: Re-launched, planned for, and recruited interns for the writers’ council. Worked on providing content for them, in addition to being their supervisor
Overseeing and implementing HHP in Tunisia and neighboring countries.
Graduated top 5% of class 2019.
Dean’s List, Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
- University Division Honors and Recognition
- Vice President of the African Cultures Club
- Volunteer with USIVolunteers
- Member and girls mentor with USI
Balkis earned her BA in English Language, Literature and Civilization from the University of Sfax in her home country. She also holds certificates in International Relations, Development and Human Rights and Advocacy.
Being an Alumna of a prestigious US State Department Exchange Program called the Thomas Jefferson Scholarship, she studied English and International Affairs at the University of Southern Indiana.
Motivated by her interest in peacebuilding and NGOs, Balkis is actively taking part in conferences, doing research and furthering her academic pursuits to hopefully work for the UN one day.
She also speaks four languages which allow her to further connect to different backgrounds.
Balkis identifies as a Peacebuilder, a Social Entrepreneur, and an Activist.
Working in: editorial with experience in Literary theories, Writing and Editing, Communications, Activism, Volunteerism, Project Management, Social Change, Conflict Resolution, Mediation and Peacebuilding.
-Thomas Jefferson Scholarship Alumna.
-Selected participant at the 15 ISF by the UN.