As an actor-fencer-dancer, director, visual artist, and host, she has moved, informed and connected audiences at prestigious and impromptu venues in the U.S., Europe and the Middle East. Her performance work has been supported, among others, by The New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), The Peter J. Sharp Foundation, The Peter Norton Family Foundation, United Technologies, and Baskin Robbins. She conceived and directed the opera-ballet “A More Perfect Union” about the American Constitutional Convention and its impact on today’s situation. A More Perfect Union premiered at New York City Opera’s VOX and Friends and at the Diaghilev Festival in Perm, Russia. She is the founder and director of the New York City-based Middle East Film Initiative (MEFI), an EEO and media diversity project for U.S. media and entertainment professionals. For Boston Ballet, she designed and launched the Taking Steps outreach program, now a major staple of Boston Ballet’s educational programs, reaching nearly 200 inner city middle school girls each year. At the German House at the United Nations, she moderated the medical symposium "Rethinking Trauma as a Global Challenge." Media appearances include Screen International, France 24, French Morning, Tohu Magazine, Free Speech TV, KPFK Pacifica Radio, Daily Sabah, TV7, Aligre FM, The New York Times, and 24heures.