Basya recently completed her BA in Government, Diplomacy & Strategy at the Interdisciplinary Center of Herzliya specializing in Conflict Resolution and International Relations. From a young age Basya demonstrated interest in this field. She is from a highly diverse family with sibling that range from Ultra-Orthodox Talmudic Scholars to siblings who consider themselves completely secular. She has constantly sought common ground in different perspectives on religiosity and inter religious conflicts. At age 16 she moved to Safed Israel to study Jewish philosophy and art while becoming a Birth Assistant. At her time in the IDC she interned at the GLORIA Center as well as the Institute of Counter Terrorism.