Catholic Social Services LeadershipBoard of Directors - Biographies

Rym Khawam, Director

About Rym Khawam

Rym is a Computer Engineer by profession and was previously a Professor of Computer Engineering at the University of Aleppo in Syria. She came to Edmonton several years ago as a Syrian refugee, and is a former client of Catholic Social Services’ Immigration and Settlement Services. Rym is currently in the process of getting her engineering credentials recognized in Canada, and in the meantime she is working in both the K-12 and post-secondary education sectors.