Yemeni born Areej obtained her first Bachelor’s Degree in psychology which was her first motivation to be an educator. Completing her Degree opened her eyes to realize that every success and failure in life begins during childhood. Her journey in the education field started right after she graduated from Sanaa University. She was assigned as a supervisor for the upper primary students in Altehad School in Sanaa. A year later, she joined Ajnadin School in Abu Dhabi, United States of Emirates as a library assistant at the primary school. Throughout her working years, she also got herself certified as a guidance counsellor. For the next 4 years of her teaching career, she was a General Teacher for lower primary students at Nations School.
Upon relocating to Malaysia, Areej graduated with a Master’s Degree in Project Management from Limkokwing University. She is now Headmaster of Abedeen International School.