Bouchra Bouanani is a dynamic and passionate educator born from a skilled Electrical Engineer with proven records of successful programs and project management from concept to completion. She worked for years as an Electrical Engineer at the multinational company Siemens before falling in love with education and dedicating herself to the development of effective educational strategies and curricula. She started her career in education 15 years ago, 9+ of them with AZVA and ISAZ. She started as a math teacher, then moved to the curriculum specialist position for a couple of years before she took on the Federal program director position. She also successfully led the launch of the RISE@AZVA gifted program in 2018. She has a tenacious quest for success and learning and believes that every experience and interaction is an opportunity to learn and sharpen skills and extend knowledge. She is passionate about students’ growth and creating differentiated learning opportunities for all students. Bouchra is working on her Doctorate Degree in Education with a focus on Organizational Leadership. Her Motto is: "Empower with Joy and Growth Mindset for a better tomorrow"