An immigrant and a proud mother of two boys, Cyma understands the challenges new Canadians face. She holds a Master’s degree in child development and psychology from the University of Punjab. After coming to Canada, she studied and worked as an early childhood educator before running a successful small business.
Cyma gives back to her community through her involvement with the Friends of SOS Children’s Villages Canada, where she has helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars. In recognition of her efforts, she was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.