Tayaba Zahra received her Baccalaureate from Middlebury College in Political Science and Government as well as studied abroad at Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey and earned her Juris Doctorate focusing on Real Estate Law from New York Law School. Currently she is co-authoring a paper on Artificial Intelligence and the future of jobs for the Sub-Committee on Artificial Intelligence and Ethics at the Association of the City Bar of New York where she is a member of the Science and Law Committee. Tayaba also enjoys volunteering for Democracy Now! a radio news program and recently volunteered for the Civil Legal Advice and Resource Office helping low income New Yorkers sued by debt collectors. She is a fan of classical music and loves listening to Vivaldi. Her favorite place to listen to live classical music is the New York City's floating concert hall, Bargemusic under the Brooklyn Bridge.