Meet Our Team

Renya Benjamen

Director of Special Projects

Renya Benjamen is the Special Projects Director at GISHRU where she assesses and secures funding for various economical and development opportunities in northern Iraq. She is also a co-founding member of the Assyrian Chaldean Syriac Student Union of Canada (ACSSU) as well as the ACSSU @ McMaster University branch. Roles included ACSSU @ McMaster University president and ACSSU of Canada educational coordinator. She currently serves on the advisory committee of ACSSU of Canada.

Ms. Benjamen recieved her undergraduate degree in chemical engineering with a specialization in process system. Masters degree in engineering design, process systems design and operation with a thesis on multivariate statistical analysis, namely PCA and it's effectiveness in compressor performances monitoring. She currently works as a process design engineer.