Arina (she/her) migrated from Kedah, Malaysia to Ōtepoti Dunedin.
Arina connects diverse multicultural communities and young people through podcasts and radio shows at Otago Access Radio. Her podcast, 'The Arinality', showcases the cultural identities of women in Aotearoa.
Graduated with a degree in Psychology and Gender Studies from Otago University, Arina values work-life balance, community and wellbeing. She was recognized as an Asia New Zealand Foundation 25 to Watch.
Her ‘why’ is to empower the quiet voices in the community especially migrant women. When she's not at work, she enjoys exploring different kinds of arts and crafts, and practicing slow living.