Esen Hasret Güneş was born in İzmir in 1988. Following her graduation from İzmir Atatürk Lisesi in 2005, she studied at Boğaziçi University, graduading in 2010 with a BA degree on Tourism Administration. Throughout her career, she worked for Tourism Industry mainly in sales departments of international hotel chains including but not limited to Kempinski Hotels and InterContinental Hotel Group. She speaks fluent English and conversational level French. She is a volunteer for LÖSEV for many years and recently started volunteering for TEGV as well. She joined United Work with the motivation of “being part of the change and touching people’s lives in a positive way”. Her essential inspiration and goal for her volunteer work and at United Work is “giving back to community via what community has been contributing herself with”.