Rawa leads in the advancement of dashboard development and presentation to the Mason community in addition to advancing the communication of the work of OIEP by leveraging web technology to disseminate information in an accurate and user-friendly manner. She also leads in building data integration solutions that support both business intelligence and analytical applications to promote data-informed strategic decision-making.
Before joining Mason, Rawa worked as an applications developer at 3S Standard Sharing Software in Tunisia, and as a web developer and cultural advisor after moving to the United States. Her interests include interactive data visualizations, data analytics, and data integration.
Rawa received a M.S. in Computer Science from Frostburg State University with a database concentration and a B.S. in Computer Science from Baghdad University.
Rawa is a long-standing Girl Scout Troop leader. She enjoys helping young girls and teens develop their leadership skills, provide community service, and have fun with outdoor activities.