Fatema, 21, was born in the United States. However, her family relocated to Lebanon, where her parents were raised as Palestinian refugees, when she was 5 years old. She lives in Saida in southern Lebanon, and graduated in 2016 from the American University of Beirut wth a bachelor's degree in biology. She now is in medical school at AUB!
Among her other interests are swimming, reading, politics and history.