Sanja holds a HonBSc in Human Physiology and Psychology from University of Toronto. Following her undergraduate studies, she completed a Master of Social Work from Cardiff University in Wales. She completed both her thesis and clinical practicum in Cardiff in the psychogeriatric field, and remained working there for a year. Upon return to Toronto, Sanja held a number of positions as a Registered Social Worker in the community, homecare and the hospital sector, advancing to a clinical manager position. Sanja returned to University of Toronto and completed a MHSc in Health Administration in 2017. Since graduating, Sanja has been working as a project manager for the GTA Rehab Network supporting planning and implementation of best practices in rehabilitative care across the GTA.