Sahar holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and a Master’s degree in Human Resources Management. Previously she worked in the banking field and tutored college students.

Currently, Sahar works as the program coordinator for the Servus-Bredin Microloans for Newcomer Professionals program. Her role includes assessing clients for eligibility and helping eligible clients to create an accreditation plan that enables them to meet their goals for professional licensure and employment.